What Does Access to Land for Shelter Mean for Me?

December 28, 2017

I had little land rights experience prior to working for Habitat for Humanity International’s global advocacy campaign, Solid Ground. I do, however, have some local, state,

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Looking back at the launch of Solid Ground in India

December 7, 2017

Solid Ground is a global advocacy campaign of Habitat for Humanity that aims to improve access to land for shelter through four key areas: Secure tenure

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Solid Ground PH: Housing & Poverty

Habitat for Humanity Philippines Housing & Poverty

November 14, 2017

As of 2015, there is close to 22 million Filipinos living below the poverty live. Of those 22 million, 2.2 million are informal settlers. Meaning their

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Access to Land Lies at the Heart of Ending Poverty

November 10, 2017

Over this weekend, decisions will be made that will influence priorities of governments around the world. In September 2015, at a meeting of the United Nations

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Statement on Behalf of Habitat for Humanity’s Solid Ground Campaign before the Commission on the Status of Women

October 26, 2017

Habitat for Humanity International is pleased to submit a statement on behalf of its Solid Ground campaign and the 17 partner organizations and 34 national networks

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Asia Pacific Learning Exchange: Strengthening Land Tenure Security for Urban Poverty Reduction in Asia Pacific

October 19, 2017

AGENDA CONCEPT NOTE PRESENTATIONS PRESS RELEASE LEARNING OUTCOMES REPORT **recently added The Civil Society Organizations’ urban cluster of the

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Off to South Africa: Improving Land Governance and Management Conference

October 17, 2017

When I started working for Habitat for Humanity International in early August, I hardly expected my first week to end with a flight to South Africa.

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Reducing Risk to Disasters by Securing Land Tenure: A Case Study in Portmore, Jamaica

October 11, 2017

Since 2015, Habitat for Humanity has been implementing a Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) pilot project called BRACED (Building Resilience and Capacities for Emerging Disasters) in the

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Overcoming Barriers of Urban Disaster Management in Bangladesh

October 6, 2017

Habitat Bangladesh has conducted a policy analysis on "Partnership, Coordination and Accountability in Urban Disaster Preparedness and Response: A Synthesis Review of Public Policies, Strategies, and

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This World Habitat Day, look down.

September 29, 2017

Today is World Habitat Day – a day designated by the United Nations in recognition of the importance of adequate shelter for all. And this year’s

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