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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Statement from Habitat for Humanity on the 2018 High Level Political Forum

July 3, 2018

ATLANTA (July 2, 2018) — Faced with an increasingly urbanizing world, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, or SDGs, have set ambitious targets to ensure that

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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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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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Building Solid Ground in the EU

May 24, 2018

Because we believe that visibility leads to accountability, we want to hold governments accountable to the commitments they made with the adoption of the Sustainable Development

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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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Building their own homes: How a community benefited from the work Habitat for Humanity India is doing

May 2, 2018

“My parents worked as daily wage laborers at our native Veeranamoor village in Villupuram district. One day, Maestri (another term for contractor) Muniamma came to our

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