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HIC Comments on the High Level Independent Panel`s Report to Assess and Enhance Effectiveness of UN-Habitat
Source Habitat International Coalition (HIC) (09-05-2017)
Nick Volk, a life-long supporter and friend of HIC, passed away
We are very sorry to report that Nick Volk passed away on 09 August.
Source HIC-GS (08-17-2017)
Press Release. A Modern-Day Genocide is Unfolding in the Narmada Valley
Source National Alliance of People’s Movements and Bhumi Adhikar Andolan (08-07-2017)
Statement of Solidarity with the People of the Narmada Valley
Source HIC-SA (08-03-2017)
Barry Pinsky Receives Award from Governor General
HIC congratulates Barry Pinsky, HIC Wisdom Keeper, and Rooftops Canada, a HIC Member.
Source Rooftops Canada (07-24-2017)
Result of Elections of North America Representative to the HIC Board
Source HIC- North America Electoral Committee (07-07-2017)
Spain eviction violated family’s human rights, UN experts find
Source Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) (07-06-2017)
African court’s landmark ruling gives hope to rural people across the continent
The African court has demonstrated its autonomy in a continent where judicial independence remains shaky in many states.
Source Liz Alden Wily, The Conversation (06-30-2017)
Grenfell Tower is a terrible betrayal of human rights
The tragic fire remains a symbol of what has gone wrong in housing for poor people, despite my warnings to the UK government not to ignore human rights.
Source Leilani Farha, theguardian (06-23-2017)
Civil society taking strategic ‘breath’ amid pause on New Urban Agenda
Source Gregory Scruggs, Citiscope (06-22-2017)

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