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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Three Things to Know About Women's Land Rights Today

October 16, 2018

Gender equality is central to ongoing global efforts to reduce extreme poverty and improve livelihoods for all. An important part of gender equality is ensuring women’s

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Day of the Girl Child: Q & A on the Impacts of Gender Equality

October 11, 2018

Today, October 11, is International Day of the Girl Child, a day focused on promoting girls’ empowerment through equal rights and opportunities. The Solid Ground campaign

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Day of the Girl Child: Q & A on the Impacts of Gender Equality

October 11, 2018

Today, October 11, is International Day of the Girl Child, a day focused on promoting girls’ empowerment through equal rights and opportunities. The Solid Ground campaign

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Our Global Impact: Join the Solid Ground Campaign on World Habitat Day

October 1, 2018

Today, October 1, is World Habitat Day! Designated by the United Nations more than 30 years ago to focus attention on the basic right of all

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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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The Full Measure of Women’s Access to Property Rights in Uganda

June 22, 2018

How do we measure empowerment? As a concept, it is difficult to quantify. However, there are tangible things in life that make us feel secure in

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Proyecto por los derechos a la tierra de las mujeres en Bolivia - iniciado en 2013 y revisado en 2018

June 14, 2018

Aproximación al proyecto El proyecto “Mejorando el acceso a la tierra urbana y derechos de propiedad de mujeres y familias excluidas en Bolivia” desarrollado en

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2013 Project for Womens Land Rights in Bolivia — Revisited in 2018

June 14, 2018

Approach The project "Improving Access to Urban Land and Property Rights of Excluded Women and Families in Bolivia", developed in the city of Cochabamba, strengthened

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