Expanding Impact through Construction and Policy in Chile

January 9, 2018

As a member of Habitat for Humanity’s Government Relations and Advocacy — known as the GRA team — I serve as the project manager of Habitat

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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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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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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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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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Using Evidence and Research on Land Access to shape Housing Advocacy

April 4, 2017

Most, if not all, housing advocacy in the Philippines is premised on the existence of what the government, developers and other stakeholders call the "housing backlog."

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Our Paper Anniversary: How will you #ActforLandAccess

March 7, 2017

March 8th marks the first anniversary of the Solid Ground campaign. Known as the "paper anniversary" in many countries, the first anniversary is traditionally celebrated with

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Connect with Us at the Land and Poverty Conference

February 17, 2017

The World Bank’s annual Land and Poverty Conference , taking place March 20-24, provides an opportunity for people across sectors to come together and discover, present

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