Call to contribute to the World Map of Urban Habitat


World Map of Urban
Habitat as Seen by Civil Society

HIC Members are invited to contribute
to this tool filling the information on
the World Map, redacting their country case study or part of it
or sending us documents or links that would allow us to redact the
case study.

the World M on

The following
need to be to be completed:

Elements of context

Socio-economic context


History of cities Heritage
Urban habitat
Rural housing

– Legal Aspects

Right to housing
Forced evictions
Land law
Land grabbing
interesting practices

Social and economic aspects

Housing market
Housing quality
Informal settlements / slums / homeless
Public stakeholders’ Role

Cultural, Religious, Symbolic Aspects

– Ecological Aspects

Major problems in civil society
Major claim of
civil society

Some social movements

Please send your contributions by email to Pascale: p.thys