Reaching for Solid Ground in 40 countries

August 9, 2018

Habitat for Humanity is working in nearly 70 countries worldwide. In 2016, we launched our first global advocacy campaign, Solid Ground, to advocate for policies and

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Solid Ground Themes for Safe and Decent Housing

July 26, 2018

When 1.6 billion people worldwide do not have access to decent housing—that’s 1 in every 5 people—something needs to change. The global need for adequate shelter

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Five things you probably did not know about land rights:

June 11, 2018

1. Women own significiantly less titled land than men worldwide . Despite the fact that women represent half the global population, produce the majority of

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Looking Back and Moving Forward

May 10, 2018

The Solid Ground campaign has officially reached its midway point. Since our launch on International Women’s Day in March 2016, our advocacy efforts have made a

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3 ways Habitat is celebrating World Creativity and Innovation Day

April 19, 2018

Every year World Creativity and Innovation Week is a chance for people around the world to see, generate, and achieve new things to make Earth a

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How to Understand Land Conflicts: A Report from Latin America and the Caribbean

March 26, 2018

The world today is facing an unprecedented housing and land rights crisis. Approximately 1.6 billion people are considered to be inadequately housed, while one hundred million

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Happy World Water Day!

March 20, 2018

Today is World Water Day — take a moment to think about all the ways water impacts your life. Just considering the water flowing into our

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Treasure in the Attic

March 15, 2018

1,200 buckets of debris removed. That is what it took to build beautiful, apartments (or “flats”) out of an attic previously inhabited only by pigeons. It

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The Irula Find Solid Ground in India

March 1, 2018

Habitat India has focused on the needs of the Irula tribe. Pictured is Masilamani and her family, who are all Irula. Irulas belong to the Negrito

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Solid Ground's World Bank Land & Poverty Conference Engagement

February 28, 2018

From March 19-23, 2018 people from around the world will gather in Washington, DC for the 19th annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty: Land

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