Land Offers Opportunity and Possibility: What I’ve learned about land rights

May 16, 2019

In August 2018, I started my internship with Habitat for Humanity’s global advocacy team with little knowledge of land rights. Today, nine months later, I have

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Habitat for Humanity Statement to the UNDRR's Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019

May 2, 2019

Held in Geneva, Switzerland, the UNDRR’s Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction will be held from 13-17 of May, 2019. The conference is a forum

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Disaster Resilience and Land

April 11, 2019

In today’s world, disasters are becoming more frequent and impactful, with increasing intensity due to the effects of climate change. This fact makes the building of

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Leaving No One behind this World Water Day

March 22, 2019

The theme of World Water Day 2019 is “Leaving no one behind,” and is an annual call to attention on the critical importance of water in

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Land and Housing videos

January 16, 2019

Through Build Solid Ground, a campaign developed through an EU-funded Development, Education and Awareness Raising grant, Habitat for Humanity Great Britain created a collection of videos

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That’s a wrap! Highlights from 2018

December 27, 2018

2018 has been quite a year! The Solid Ground campaign has seen incredible progress towards our goal of ensuring 10 million individuals around the world have

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Habitat for Humanity Nepal advocates for safer ground

December 17, 2018

Habitat for Humanity Nepal advocated for local authorities to allocate land and housing to landless, flood-impacted families, thus increasing secure tenure and disaster resilience for 500

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Land Based Financing – Creating value of informal settlements

November 8, 2018

With the aim of promoting sustainable resilience to disasters among urban communities through increased access to secure land tenure, Habitat for Humanity and partners are implementing

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Implementing Comprehensive Urban Programming

October 31, 2018

Currently, more than half of the world’s population lives in cities and this figure is expected to rise to seventy percent by 2050. According to the

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Habitat promotes disaster resilient construction methods in the Caribbean

October 12, 2018

En Español October 13 is International Day for Disaster Reduction, established by the United Nations to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, including

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