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Housing in Europe:
Time to Evict the Crisis
The World Social Forum (WSF) will be held in Tunis, Tunisia, from 24 to 28 March 2015. The WSF 2015 will be held at a crucial time for the social movements that want more justice, freedom and solidarity. The aims and guidelines chosen consider the political, social and economic changes in Maghreb-Mashreq, and on the African Continent, and of the ecological and economical worldwide crisis. The identified aims are only indications to a better support of all of those crucial questions, and...
Date published: 02-11-2015

The Fight Over Renewing Rent Regulation and Real Estate Incentives: What's At Stake? A Planners Network-NYC Forum Rent Control and Rent Stabilization -- the two major forms of rent regulation in New York State -- expire in mid-June. Two other housing-related tax incentive programs also sunset around the same time. One is 421a, which provides property tax exemptions to developers, but requires 20 percent of the units be "affordable" in most of Manhattan and other "exclusion zones."...

Date published: 02-26-2015
Seminar series: Mexican Mondays

Date published: 02-26-2015
Representatives of peasants, indigenous peoples, pastoralists, fishers and rural workers from around the globe submit a joint declaration on a UN declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas

Date published: 02-18-2015
World Habitat Awards 2015-16: Apply now!
Source: Building and Social Housing Foundation
Do you know a housing project that’s making a real difference? Why not enter it into the World Habitat Awards? The annual World Habitat Awards area great way of identifying and celebrating good practice in housing worldwide and entries are now open for the 2015/16 competition. Previous winnershave included projects which really demonstrate the wider benefits of good housing, for example health improvements, energy savings or improved community cohesion.Recent winners have...

Date published: 02-18-2015
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