Sign the Statement by social organizations on the preparation of the third United Nations Conference on Sustainable Housing and Urban Development (Habitat III) under the 2014 World Habitat DayJoin the coordinated demonstrations on October 6th surrounding this topic. Send us information on what is being organized in your country, and we will spread your activities.
Date published: 10-03-2014
HIC-HLRN تقرير اليوم العالمي للموئل الائتلافلقراءتكم في شهر أكتوبر للموئل تجدون هنا، تقرير التحالف الدولي للموئل – شبكة حقوق...
Housing First: the 'counterintuitive' method for solving urban homelessnessDespite the global recession, homelessness in cities around the world is falling. Can a controversial strategy to give homeless people a roof first – that is, before addressing drug abuse or mental health – take the credit?
Source: The Guardian
Result of the HIC-AL Representative Election at the Board - Period 2014-2018We are pleased to announce that the Electoral Process to renew the representatives for Latin America and Caribbean for the period November 2014-October 2018 was successfully concluded. As planned, nominations and vote casting has been effectuated through electronic means, especially through email. Four persons were nominated, all belonging to organizations affiliated to HIC Membership. From the 32 HIC Members with right to vote stated on the...
Source: Electoral Committee for HIC-AL 2014 Elections
Evictions are not an inevitable side-effect of urbanization, development and reconstruction. They are the result of human interventions.This Fact Sheet examines the prohibition on forced evictions under the inter- national human rights framework, specific obligations of States and others to refrain from and prohibit forced evictions, and how, when violations of rights and obligations do occur, there can be accountability and remedies.* To read the full Fact Sheet, please click here. ...
Date published: 10-20-2014