Call to vote for HIC's By Law!After opening for comments, the General Secretariat drafted the last version of HIC´s By-Law. It now has to be submitted to the General Assembly for its approval. Members' amendments are highlighted in yellow. The voting period starts on July 15 and will end on July 28, 2014. You can vote in favour, against, or abstain for the vote.Staying up to date with your contributions is indispensable to cast your vote. We request all HIC members to send their vote to firstname.lastname@example.org. * To...
Date published: 07-14-2014
UN Declares Drinking Water a Human RightThe General Assembly of the UN approved on Wednesday a resolution sponsored by Bolivia recognizing clean drinking water and sanitation as a human right. The text of the resolution was presented by Bolivian Ambassador Pablo Solón, and it was ratified by 122 votes in favour and zero votes against. He said that 41 countries abstained from voting, among them the US, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Solón noted the significance of this measure because since 1984 the...
Source: Prensa Latina
Date published: 07-30-2010Why does the South African government continue to ignore the demands of the shack dwellers? Why does after all the marches, statements, reports and meetings, the Kennedy Road Settlement continue to get burnt?
Date published: 07-29-2010
New elected Representatives at the HIC Board for MENA regionHIC-MENA New Board Members 2010-2014
Source: General Secretariat
Date published: 07-28-2010UNDP interview with Charlotte Mathivet (co editor) regarding the HIC publication "Cities for All"
Date published: 07-23-2010