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Housing in Europe:
Time to Evict the Crisis
Habitat III is the third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development to take place in 2016 (location to be arranged). HIC enacted several initiatives to lobby for civil society to take a key role in discussions (such as Habitat I and II). This was done in order for the Right to the City to be considered in the New World Urban Agenda that will emerge from Habitat III,as well as to remind the conference of the existing continuum between rural and urban areas. HIC...
Date published: 08-26-2014

The World Bank Can't Sacrifice the Poor to Stay in the Game
Source: David Pred- Inclusive Development International
Every year around the world some 15 million people are uprooted from their land and homes to make way for "development." This slow tsunami of human misery does not attract much media attention, but forced displacement for development projects -- such as mines, oil and gas pipelines, hydropower dams, and urban renewal schemes -- has become a full-blown crisis in the developing world. Working with displaced communities in Asia and Africa over the last ten years, I have seen the...

Date published: 08-13-2014
Operation Firimbi: Blow the Whistle Campaign for Just Land Reform against Land Grabbing and Corruption in Kenya

Date published: 08-06-2014
BSHF Bulletin: July 2014
Source: Building and Social Housing Foundation
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Date published: 08-04-2014
Forced to the Fringes: Disasters of 'Resettlement' in India (Complete Publication)Forced to the Fringes: Disasters of 'Resettlement' in India a) Introduction, Conclusions and Recommendations b) Report 1: Savda Ghevra, Delhi c) Report 2: Kannagi Nagar, Chennai d) Report 3: Vashi Naka, Mumbai e) Comparative Analysis of the Three Resettlement Sites 11 July 2014 - Press Release on the Launch of the Publication* Find the original post here. ...

Date published: 08-03-2014
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