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UN poverty expert warns against tsunami of unchecked privatisation
The UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, criticised the extent to which the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, and even the UN itself have aggressively promoted widespread privatisation of basic services.
Source United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner (11-09-2018)
 
 
Brazilian civil society organizations and social movements against Bolsonaro's statement on activism in Brazil
By means of a letter the entities affirm that the speech of Bolsonaro confronts the Federal Constitution, which guarantees the rights of association and assembly.
Source O Instituto de Estudos Socioeconômicos – INESC (10-29-2018)
 
 
HIC joins the manifesto for the immediate recovery of Law 24/2015, the "Housing Emergency Law" in Catalonia
The Law 24/2015 Promoting Group presents a manifesto to demand the recovery of the Catalan Law against evictions and supply cuts.
Source ILP Habitatge (10-22-2018)
 
 
UCLG's words to say goodbye to Néstor Vega
Yesterday we received the sad news of the unexpected death of our colleague, a partner of local struggles for social justice. HIC would like to share the kind words from UCLG colleagues saying goodbye to their colleague and friend.
Source (10-16-2018)
 
 
Land, housing, city - Our rights are not commodities!
HIC Message on World Habitat Day, by Lorena Zárate, President of HIC.
Source (10-05-2018)
 
 
Habitat International Coalition and the Habitat Conferences 1976-2016
HIC launches publication on World Habitat Day commemorating more than 40 years of struggle for Social Justice
Source (10-01-2018)
 
 
HIC members activities on the occasion of World Habitat Day and Urban October
Within the framework of the World Habitat Day and Urban October, HIC members organize the following activities to remind and to ensure the human right to adequate housing and land for everyone:
Source (09-28-2018)
 
 
Rebuilding the Right to Habitat after the Mexico Earthquake: The HIC Initiative Selected by the Global Giving Foundation
HIC has been selected to participate at the Global Giving Foundation platform. The selected initiative works together with those affected by the 2017 earthquakes in Mexico in the reconstruction of their right to habitat, a work based on their knowledge and participation.
Source (09-13-2018)
 
 
Abierto el plazo de candidaturas para el reconocimiento latinoamericano de casos de reconstrucción social del hábitat post-desastres 2018
El reconocimiento está dirigido a visibilizar y difundir procesos de reconstrucción social del hábitat post-desastres.
Source (09-05-2018)
 
 
HIC Members elect Africa Representative at the HIC Board
Results of the election of Africa Representative at the HIC Board for the period 2018-2022
Source Electoral Committee HIC-AF (08-07-2018)
 
 
   
 


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