Let's build the Coalition together!HIC is more useful and stronger if we all share our good practices and denounce together the violations of the rights related to habitat.
Date published: 03-16-2017
HIC calls for Volunteers to set the Electoral Committee in the North America regionElection of HIC Board Member and Alternate (2017-2021)
Source: HIC-General Secretariat
Date published: 03-21-2017
Towards an Autonomy of Housing – The Legacy of John F C Turner in Latin America and Beyond: Event ReviewReflections from the‘Towards an Autonomy of Housing’event that took place on the 22nd of February 2017 and was presented by the UCL Development Planning Unit (DPU) as part of the seriesDPU Dialogues in Development.
Source: Monique K Rose, Development Planning Unit (DPU)
Date published: 03-14-2017
Call for Contributions on Changing Rural-Urban Dynamics!On February 3rd, 2017 the Open Ended Working Group (OEWG) of the CFS on Urbanization and Rural Transformation (UR&RT) adopted a "Call for Experiences and Policy Approaches in Addressing Food Security and Nutrition in the Context of Changing Rural-Urban Dynamics”, which includes the template for submission of case studies in all UN official languages EN, ES, FR, RU, AR, CH. The aim of the CALL is to collect short summaries of experiences and policy approaches addressing food security and...
Source: Elene and Kuria, coordinators of the CSM Working Group on Urbanisation and Rural Transformation
Date published: 03-09-2017The report focuses on the "financialization of housing” and its impact on human rights. It examines structural changes that have occurred in recent years whereby massive amounts of global capital have been invested in housing as a commodity, as security for financial instruments that are traded on global markets, and as a means of accumulating wealth. The report assesses the effect of those historic changes on the enjoyment of the right to adequate housing and outlines an appropriate...
Date published: 03-06-2017