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Report on Strengthening the Role of Women and Community Project
Urgent Action Appeal: Egypt’s intended 2050 master plan for Cairo threatens habitat and human rights of millions of impoverished citizens
The Urban Roots of the Fiscal Crisis
Lecture by David Harvey at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, april 2009
The Crisis and the Consolidation of Class Power. Is this really the end of Neoliberalism?
Does this crisis signal the end of neo-liberalism? My answer is that it depends what you mean by neo-liberalism. My interpretation is that it’s a class project, masked by a lot of neo-liberal rhetoric about individual freedom, liberty, personal responsibility, privatisation and the free market. These were means, however, towards the restoration and consolidation of class power, and that neo-liberal project has been fairly successful.
Urgent Action Appeal: Serbia, Roma settlement in Belgrade destroyed
The Belgrade municipal authorities destroyed a Roma settlement by force last Friday morning (3. April 2009). 50 houses were demolished. Approximately 250 persons, amongst them many children and ill persons, were made homeless.
“United Against Apartheid, Colonialism and Occupation Dignity & Justice for the Palestinian People”
Israel-Review Conference and BDS Follow-up Meetings, Geneva, 18-19 April 2009
Urgent Action Appeal Cambodia: Forced Eviction of the Reak Reay Community in Phnom Penh
60 families living in the Reak Reay community, Tonle Bassac commune, Chamkarmon district, Phnom Penh, are facing imminent forced eviction.
South Africa: A place in the city
This documentary brings to light the extraordinary capacity of simple people treated unfairly by an unjust system to keep faith in their future and their capacities and, despite their hardships, to think of a better and more humane world
COHRE Statement on International Women's Day
Women around the World Bear the Brunt of the Global Economic and Housing Crisis
Urgent Action Appeal: Destruction of housing in the Negev desert
The Government of Israel demolished homes in the villages of Bir Hadaj and Wadi Mshash

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