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CALL: Socialise Housing across Europe!

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The worsening housing problems in European cities are an important part of the general EU crisis. The EU treaties guarantee the free movement of capital (Art. 26 & 63 TFEU), the free competition of undertakings (Art. 107 TFEU) and the restriction of public budgets (Stability and Growth Pact, European Fiscal […]

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Side Event in Quito: Social Regulation of Real Estate Markets and Market Alternatives

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The International Working Group for the Promotion of Market Regulation and Market Alternatives will hold a side event at the official Habitat III campus on Monday, Oct. 17th, 12:30 – 13:30 h. Casa della Cultura Ecuatoriana, Room 8. The discussion will be continued at the stand of the Global Platform […]

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Without Human Rights and Social Regulation of Property Markets Habitat III will fail!

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Members of the International Working Group for the Promotion of Market Regulation and Market Alternatives at Habitat III today started Meetings in Berlin and issued this statement .

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H3 event: The 24/2015 Catalan housing and energy poverty Law. A law written by the people. A model for other regions?

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This side event at the Habitat 3 meeting in Barcelona informs about an ecouraging step towards social regulation of housing: the Catalan Law 24/2015. Let’s discuss implications for struggles in other countries!

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Side Event at H3 in Barcelona: Reclaiming Spaces from Corporate Landlords and Financialized Markets

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Side Event at the Habitat III Thematic Meeting on Public Spaces Monday, April 4, 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. , Historic Building of the University of Barcelona

While communities, social organizations, municipalities and governments are still struggling with the consequences of the 2008 crash, the influence of transnational financial markets, big […]

Anti-Mipim

Come to London in October! Say No to MIPIM and AUSTERITY, Yes to Housing Rights!

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The “London Radical Housing Network” supported by international activists who try to build a “European Action Coalition for the Right to Housing an the City” have called for transnational action and meetings at the occasion of the real estate fair “MIPIM UK” in October (17th – 2oth). Here is their […]

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Grassroots protest against worsening housing conditions across Europe

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European Action Coalition demands European social housing policies and immediate protection against “financial evictions”

As a consequence of the unsolved crisis and anti-social austerity measurements the housing situation of many Europeans has extremely worsened during the past five years. This is the reason […]

Anti-Mipim

#antimipim UPDATE: Tribunal at Marché Forville in Cannes, 3 pm

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Nice, March 11 2014, 10:20 h. After some negotiations with local authorities the “tribunal” against the Mipim now can take place at Marché Forville in the center of Cannes.

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#antimipim Video – Protest against MIPIM, right to housing and right to the city

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March 12 in Cannes: “Peoples Tribunal” against property fair “Mipim”

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At the annual real estate spring party “MIPIM” in Cannes (11th – 14th March 2014) businessmen will not be totally alone this year. For the first time in 25 years of undisturbed deal making they may meet some of their final “customers”, victims or resistors, shouting in a square of […]