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 Zambia’s community-led approach to increase women’s land rights

April 25, 2019

Over the past two years, women and men across seven communities in Zambia have gathered in groups of around ten to discuss land rights and issues

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Women’s Access to Land and Housing in Lesotho Research Study Launch

April 18, 2019

Gender issues lie at the cross-section of sustainable development and will be central to the success of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Of importance is that

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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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Solid Ground celebrates 3 years!

March 8, 2019

3 years. 48 months. 1,095 days. Or 26,280 hours, since the launch of Habitat for Humanity’s first global advocacy campaign, Solid Ground. Today on International Women’s

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The Importance of Women's Rights in Land

March 7, 2019

Women’s voices are underrepresented in politics and strategic decision making, meaning that issues disproportionately affecting women require more advocacy, more attention and more awareness raising. Around

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Building Health, Hope and Dignity for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

February 21, 2019

I have worked on international issues for a long time. Having travelled widely as a kid with my family, and as an adult on my own,

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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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Women’s Economic Empowerment through Microfinance and Access to Land: Habitat for Humanity supports U.S. legislation that supports women globally

November 16, 2018

In so many ways, 2018 has been the year of the woman. At Habitat for Humanity, we are strong supporters of women’s empowerment and access to

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