Statement of Lorena Zárate, HIC President, condemning the violent crackdown on the demonstrators on October 19 in ParisMexico City, October 23, 2013To the activists for the right to housing and the right to the city To international public opinion To the media To the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing To the UN-Habitat Executive Director To the UCLG General Secretariat On behalf of the Habitat International Coalition (HIC), a global network composed of more than 350 organizations in 120 countries around the world, working for 37 years for the promotion, protection and...
Date published: 10-31-2013
This paper considers who within the urban population of Latin America is most at risk from the likely impacts of climate change over the next few decades
The purpose of the joint research project Urban Policies and the Right to the City: Rights, Responsibilities and Citizenship, launched by UNESCO with UN-HABITAT in March 2005, is to contribute to meeting the MDGs and reducing poverty by identifying good practices and initiatives in law and urban planning that strengthen rights and responsibilities, interfaith tolerance, and the participation of women, young people and migrants in urban management.
COHRE Bulletin on Housing Rights and the Right to the City in Latin America, may 2009
Invitation to the 2nd Asia-Pacific Housing ForumHabitat for Humanity International is proud to announce the 2009 Asia-Pacific Housing Forum (APHF) to be held from 7th to 9th September 2009 at the Dusit Thani Manila Hotel, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines. This major regional conference is being organized in partnership with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. The first APHF was held in Singapore in 2007 and was attended by participants representing 28 countries. This biennial event...
Source: Habitat for Humanity International
Date published: 07-01-2009