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Urban Movements Building Convergences at the World Social Forum, WSF 2009
Declaration of urban movements and networks against the crisis and promoting the Right to the City during WSF in Belém
 
 
G-20: Build a Global Social Pact for Equitable and Sustainable Habitat now!
International housing rights alliances call for fundamental change of global financial architecture and financing habitat
 
 
G-20: Build a Global Social Pact for Equitable and Sustainable Habitat now!
International housing rights alliances call for fundamental change of global financial architecture and financing habitat
 
 
Housing and ESC Rights Law Quarterly
Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE's) Housing and ESC Rights Law Quarterly, Vol. 5-No. 3., October 2008
 
 
COHRE Americas Programme (CAP) “Bulletin on Housing Rights and the Right to the City in Latin America”
This special edition concentrates on the Brazilian experience. Topics include Urban Planning and the Right to Housing, the Brazilian Constitution and the Right to the City, and Urban Legislation among others.
 
 
Philippines: The impact of exclusion on the Moro peace process
About 300 people have been killed in more than two months of fighting between Philippines security forces and alleged renegades of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). To date more than 650,000 people have been displaced.
 
 
Subprime Housing Crisis
"What is called the “subprime mortgage crisis” reflects a fundamental crisis in the housing system of the United States. It is the result of the inability of the housing market system to provide adequate and affordable housing for large numbers of Americans...
 
 
Women in Peñalolén, Chile Seek to Live in Peace and Dignity
Movimiento de Pobladores en Lucha (MPL, Movement of Dwellers in Struggle) in Santiago, Chile demonstrates the Social Production of Habitat (SPH) defined by Habitat International Coalition (HIC) as a people-centred approach to production, upgrading and management of housing. The aim of SPH is “to gain and sustain a home and community in which to live in peace and dignity.” HIC recognizes women as key actors in SPH actions.
 
 
Markets alone cannot ensure housing for all, says UN expert Raquel Rolnik
Statement and Press Conference by Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing
 
 
South Africa: ‘There Shall be Houses, Security and Comfort’ : Freedom Charter declaration becomes a reality for farmworkers in Muldersdrift
On the 11th of October, a community organisation in Muldersdrift celebrated a victory that was over 10 years in the making—the right to establish a settlement with secure tenure, proper housing and community facilities
 
 
   
 


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