HIC's activities during the World Urban Forum 7The seventh edition of the World Urban Forum (WUF) will be held in Medellin, Colombia from 5 to 11 April. This event is organized every two years by UN-HABITAT in order to examine one of the most urgent issues faced by humanity: the accelerated urbanization and its impact on communities, cities, economies and policies. This time the main theme of the Forum will be "Urban Equity in Development-Cities for Life". Alongside with the WUF, and taking advantage of the presence of many...
Date published: 02-13-2014
March 12: Protest against MIPIM in Cannes and all over EuropeCall: March 12: all over Europe, protests against MIPIM (world’s property market)MIPIM (world’s property market) will take place in Cannes, at Palais des festivals, as every year since it was created in 1992. This year, from March 11 to 14, about 20,000 people will gather: investors, developers, local authorities, banks, etc. and do face to face business during 4 days. And such a business! Local authorities sell lands and major urban projects to developers, developers sell to...
Source: The European Action Coalition for the Right to Housing and the City
25th Session Human Rights Council side-event: Poverty, exclusion and right to Housing in Latin America.With Lorena Zárate participating as a panelist. The Side Event will be transmitted in a live stream.
WUF 7 RegistrationIf you are planning to attend the World Urban Forum 7, you must be registered individually BEFORE 16 March 2014 to obtain your accreditation and to be able to access the WUF7 venue. Click here to register Every participant will receive an auto-generated acknowledgement email confirming the successful registration and reflecting a unique registration number. In case this email is not received, please contact the World Urban Forum secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org .Please be...
World Urban Forum 7 Medellin, Colombia, 5-11 April 2014
Date published: 03-09-2014