Implementing Comprehensive Urban Programming

October 31, 2018

Currently, more than half of the world’s population lives in cities and this figure is expected to rise to seventy percent by 2050. According to the

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Habitat for Humanity Liberia Efforts—Additional Information

October 8, 2018

Habitat for Humanity is a partner in the Cities Alliance led Liberia Country Program, which is a longer-term programmatic approach to addressing the specific urban development

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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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South Africa: Informal Settlements Support Program

September 28, 2018

As a country, the South African government has recognized its inability to keep pace with the housing demand. Therefore, the national mandate has shifted from providing

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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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Building Cities Together

July 19, 2018

Cities are complex structures. They function on numerous levels, and multiple stakeholders play a role in shaping them. Development of cities should be a coordinated process

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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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Habitat for Humanity Bangladesh: Improving urban planning and development initiatives through mapping and a database

May 17, 2018

Bangladesh, home to nearly 163 million people is among the most populous countries in the world with about 25 million people living in abject poverty equating

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