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“Poucas oportunidades de moradia para as populações mais pobres do mundo” – diz Relatora da ONU

GENEBRA (1º de outubro de 2012) – “Oportunidades para quem?”, perguntou a Relatora Especial das Nações Unidas para moradia, Raquel Rolnik, sobre o tema do Dia Mundial do Habitat (World Habitat Day) deste ano, “Transformar as cidades, construir oportunidades”.

Para uma agenda convergente de migrantes e habitantes

Encontros e coordenação na Rio + 20 Parte das atividades de encontros e coordenações realizadas na Rio + 20 foram passos dados em direção à convergência dos movimentos de migrantes e de habitantes, que compartilham problemas e aspirações, na medida que os/as migrantes são parte dos/das habitantes, ocupando mesmos espaços.

Report: How can development actors engage in internal displacement?

IDMC's latest report highlights how internal displacement is not just an humanitarian, human rights or peace-building challenge, but also a development one. There are profound financial implications for people, families and communities affected by internal displacement. By examining the relationships between development action and human rights, this report identifies some key potential areas of intervention by development actors.

GRAIN releases data set with over 400 global land grabs

Today GRAIN is making available a new data set documenting 416 recent, large-scale land grabs by foreign investors for the production of food crops. The cases cover nearly 35 million hectares of land in 66 countries.

Stop Land Grabbing – land to the tillers!

April 17 is the International Day of Peasant Struggle, commemorating the massacre of 19 peasants struggling for land and justice in Brazil in 1996. Every year on that day actions take place around the world in defence of peasants and small-scale farmers struggling for their rights.Denounce land grabbing! Wherever you are, fill in this poster with the name of your local land grabbers and send us a picture of what you are doing to protest with this poster.E-mail: viacampesina@viacampesina.org

The cancer of sub-standard housing is spreading round the world

A slum in Nairobi, Kenia. (Photo: khym54/Flickr/CC) In spite of international commitments, 1,600 million people all over the world are living in deficient housing, and in the developing South 828 million lack adequate water and sanitation services. In the Social Watch Report 2012, experts warn that these problems are aggravated by inequalities between and within countries, privatization, the disappearance of communal property, migration, forced eviction, land speculation and climate change.

Lutando e construindo em solidariedade a Via Urbana e Comunitária para bem habitar nosso planeta!

Feliz 2012, pois chegou a hora : de os desabrigados, mal alojados e despejados serem capazes de enfrentar e vencer, graças à solidariedade e às lutas de resistência e de alternativa, as chibatadas do neoliberalismo ... (---> A continuar em 2013!)

2012 Housing Europe Review

The CECODHAS Housing Europe Observatory has carried out a second review of the social, co-operative and public housing sectors in the 27 EU member states, the first one having been completed in 2007.

Indignados pelo direito à moradia!

Não é casual a convergência de várias iniciativas globais neste mês de outubro quente: entre outras, a Semana Global de ação contra a dívida e as Instituições Financeiras internacionais, o Grito dos Excluídos e, justamente, a etapa do dia 15, Todos juntos por uma mudança global. Também não é por acaso que, ao mesmo tempo e em todos os continentes, pela primeira vez, as organizações e as redes de habitantes estão mobilizadas em uníssono para as Jornadas Mundiais pelo Direito ao Habitat.

Week of Global Action Against Debt and IFIs

Break the chains of debt! The system of debt continues to devastate the lives of people around the world. People in the South face the daily impacts and consequences of the financial indebtedness of their countries, which far from having been "relieved" is growing in step with the crisis and the pursuit of extraordinary profits by the most concentrated forms of capital. They continue also to bear the burden of the unpaid historical, social, ecological, and climate debts which are increasing as well to the rhythm of false solutions to the global crisis.