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
The Geneva-based Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions today warned that millions of women throughout the world are being forcibly, and many times violently, evicted from their homes and communities
Date published: 03-12-2010
Habitat for Humanity Chile volunteers assist in earthquake cleanup and reconstructionAs aftershocks continue to rock the length of Chile, Habitat staff and local volunteers work to provide hope and stability to families affected by the 8.0-magnitude earthquake that hit 200 miles southwest of Santiago on Feb. 27
Source: Habitat for Humanity Chile
Date published: 03-09-2010Article that is part of the HIC publication “Cities for All: Proposals and Experiences towards the Right to the City”, written by Shelley Buckingham
Date published: 03-08-2010
March for our livesOn behalf of the Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights (PPEHRC), we invite you to join us in our March to Fulfill the Dream, beginning in New Orleans on April 4, 2010 and ending in Detroit on June 21, 2010 at the U.S. Social Forum. PPEHRC will be marching and caravanning from the southbelt to the rustbelt to highlight and support action on the issues of poverty both locally and nationally. Beginning in New Orleans, the March to Fulfill the Dream will travel from the eye of...
Source: Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights
Date published: 03-03-2010