Voting result of the Amendments to the HIC By-Law31 July 2014 The General Assembly has approved the amendments to Parts A and B of the By-Law by a simple majority of HIC Members. The Secretariat General team thanks to all members who have contributed to the process of the revision of the By-Law, showing their commitment to the Coalition. Overview HIC´s By Law must be redrafted following the new Constitution contents. The General Secretariat produced a first draft of proposed amendments of HIC´s By-Law...
Date published: 08-03-2014
Land, Habitat and our Commitment for Change Land is essential to realizing the human rights to adequate housing and livelihood, and, thus, to human dignity and well-being. For many communities, their tenure on their land means no less than life itself. In our world on this International Housing and Land Rights Day (Habitat Day), we face the deepening challenge of urban expansion on the land, while rural and productive land becomes the subject of ever-greater commodification, contention and...
Date published: 09-29-2010Below is a request for solidarity action from our homeless friends and artists evicted recently from Miyashita Park in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo, Japan. Aside from signing on to the statement of the Coalition to Protect Miyashita Park from Becoming Nike Park
Date published: 09-24-2010
Mini-courses on land value capture and land management (Cape Town, South Africa)The activity are preceded by DAG’s National Conference entitled "Re-imagining the City: A New Urban Order" taking place from 11 to 13 October, 2010
Source: Development Action Group (DAG)
Date published: 09-07-2010
38 Rights Groups Urge U.N. to Investigate Shanghai Expo Eviction of 18,000 FamiliesJoint NGO Appeal for 18,000 victims of forced eviction by 2010 Shangai World Expo
Source: UN Watch
Date published: 08-24-2010