Habitat International Coalition
Global network for the right to habitat and social justice
Habitat Themes
Search results 1 to 10 of 1091
  • Housing and Land Rights / Right to Adequate Housing
Women and the city: reclaiming the streets to impose equal rights
WSF 2018: Resistir é Criar, Resistir é Transformar
The World Social Forum 2018 will take place in Salvador, Bahia, with seminars, plenary sessions, workshops, cultural activities and conferences. It will have marches and acts through the city. It will mobilize solidarity networks of welcome to participants and also the academic community.
Housing is a human rights issue – and 2018 must be the year to address it
Homelessness is on the rise, even in the world’s richest countries. If governments are to keep their promise of housing for all by 2030, they need to act immediately.
A new UN declaration could finally protect rural and landless peoples
The UN has drafted a groundbreaking declaration that has the potential to protect the human rights of peasants, rural workers, and landless peoples. There is room, however, to strengthen its provisions.
Cities 2030, Cities for all: Implementing the New Urban Agenda
The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first session to focus on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda adopted in Habitat III. WUF9 will be instrumental to substantively feed into the inputs for the first report of the implementation of the New Urban Agenda.
2017 World Habitat Awards announced
Have a look at this year’s World Habitat Awards winners and finalists from across the globe!
Open Invitation to Urban Social Forum 5 in Bandung
Join us in imagine, create, and affirm: Another City is Possible!
London Citizens Housing Manifesto 2016
The London Citizens Housing Manifesto, 2016 has been developed through a rigorous, democratic process led by our 220 member institutions across London. This document outlines the result of that process and makes four proposals to tackle the housing crisis.
Canadian Housing and Renewal Association's response to the National Housing Strategy
Cities for the right to housing
Local and regional leaders and housing policy experts met in Barcelona from 2-3 November to reaffirm their commitment to housing as a human right and share experiences on making it a reality.



Habitat International Coalition
General Secretariat