LANDac Annual International Conference on Land Governance

September 19, 2019

In early July 2019, the LANDac, the Netherlands Land Academy, Annual International conference took place in Utrecht, the Netherlands. This conference serves as a forum of

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Land rights deliver increased disaster resilience and equality for Irula tribe

May 23, 2019

India, like many countries around the world, is prone to disaster. And those who face the greatest threat often live without secure tenure along the coast

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Solid Ground’s 2019 World Bank Land & Poverty Engagement

February 28, 2019

From March 25 to 29, 2019 people from around the world will gather in Washington, DC for the 20th annual World Bank Conference on Land

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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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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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A Celebration of International Women's Day

March 7, 2018

Today holds significance for many reasons, and rightly so — today is International Women’s Day. With thoughtful intentionality, we chose to launch the first global advocacy campaign of Habitat for Humanity on this exact day two years ago.

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The Irula Find Solid Ground in India

March 1, 2018

Habitat India has focused on the needs of the Irula tribe. Pictured is Chitra and her family, who are all Irula. Irulas belong to the Negrito

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WUF9 highlights and what's next

February 22, 2018

If you keep up with our social media channels, you've seen us post quite a bit around the ninth World Urban Forum — or WUF9, which

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Where to find us at WUF9

January 23, 2018

From February 7-13, 2018 the world will gather in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the ninth World Urban Forum, the world’s premier conference on urban issues. WUF9

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