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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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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BlackFlat: Habitat for Humanity Hungary's campaign for affordable and secure rentals

April 5, 2018

In Hungary, tenants of private rental housing are exposed to significant tenure insecurity and unaffordability. Since 1993, private leases are loosely regulated by the state, and

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Taking a Stand Against Forceful Evictions

March 29, 2018

In Brazil, the International Tribunal for Evictions held its 7th session during the World Social Forum and called out human rights violations in evictions across the

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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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Solid Ground: Bringing the Irula Tribes out of Darkness

The Irula Find Solid Ground in India

March 16, 2018

Habitat India has focused on the needs of the Irula tribe. Irulas belong to the Negrito (or Negroid) race and are one of the most marginalized

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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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