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
Global Charter-Agenda on Human Rights in the City - WSF 2011 DakarReport of the debate on the Global Charter-Agenda on Human Rights in the City organised in the framework of the World Social Forum held in Dakar. With the participation of Mr. Davinder Lamba, HIC President.
Source: Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights / United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)
The Habitat International Coalition joins civil society worldwide in condemning the ruling al-Khalifa monarchy in Bahrain for its brutal and unwarranted attacks on peaceful and unarmed protesters demanding their democratic rights. The al-Khalifa regime has long been renowned for its corruption and nepotism, the torture of dissenters, material discrimination against the Shi`a majority population and looting the country’s wealth, leaving no more than 10 percent of the country’s land for all other Bahraini citizens to live on.
Report "Systematic Housing and Land Rights Violations against Syrian Kurds”Habitat International Coalition’s Housing and Land Rights Network 's (HIC-HLRN)formal contribution on the Syrian Arab Republic to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process of the UN Human Rights Council.
Source: HIC-Housing and Land Rights Network
World Social Forum in Dakar: Struggle for Another WorldSee: www.kontext-tv.de With Samir Amin (Third World Forum, Dakar), Nnimmo Bassey (Friends of the Earth International, Nigeria), Nicola Bullard (Focus on the Global South, Thailand), Susan George (Transnational Institute/Attac France), Wangui Mbatia (People's Parliament, Kenia), Pat Mooney (ETC Group, Kanada), Jai Sen (CACIM, Indian), Immanuel Wallerstein (Yale University, USA), Chico Whitacker (WSF, Brasilian) and many others...
Date published: 03-08-2011