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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Land Tenure Rights: A key strategy to guaranteeing the right to housing in Brazil

April 3, 2019

In the center of one of Brazil’s most expensive neighborhoods is a small favela where residents have been fighting and often losing the battle against eviction

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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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Partners from European Union countries build solid ground!

March 18, 2019

The European Union, or the EU, is financing a project called Build Solid Ground which provides a great opportunity to promote Habitat for Humanity’s Solid Ground

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Five principles for securing tenure

March 14, 2019

Secure tenure is one of Solid Ground’s four campaign subthemes. Security of tenure is the right to feel safe in one’s own home and to not

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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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Habitat for Humanity Poland increases tenure security for tenants

February 6, 2019

Secure tenure of land and property is essential for people who, for various reasons, are not owners of houses they live in. However, Poland is among

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Quem Mora Lá - Trailer

Who Lives There: Documentary about families facing eviction

January 31, 2019

Trailer with English sub-titles here Quem Mora Lá , or Who Lives There , is a feature-length documentary telling the story of families who live 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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