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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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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Which human rights are the most important?

September 25, 2017

Which human rights are the most important? Ask this question in a developed economy and you will likely hear: the right to freedom of speech, religious

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Can the UN system reform how they are helping address housing, slums and urbanization?

September 14, 2017

Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban-ki-Moon once stated “Our struggle for global sustainability will be won or lost in cities.” Yet, while the UN has made rhetorical

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The Future of UN-Habitat

August 25, 2017

In October 2016, the outcome document of the United Nations Habitat III conference, the new global strategy guiding development, housing security, and urbanization, was released. Known

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Moving from Ideas to Implementation TOGETHER

June 13, 2017

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets forth 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) designed to eradicate poverty and inequalities by 2030. Together, Women Thrive Alliance and

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Habitat for Humanity statement about the White House international affairs fiscal year 2018 budget

June 1, 2017

Habitat urges Congress to protect important programs and resources critical to international humanitarian and

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Myanmar: Securing land tenure through ‘silent’ advocacy

May 31, 2017

We were silent on advocacy. There’s not a single mention of ‘advocacy’ in the country strategy of Habitat for Humanity Myanmar, and that’s intentional. When

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