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MIPIM 2015: International finance funds landed in Spanish housing

International finance funds have recently landed in Spain to take advantage of post-housing-bubble ‘bargains’. With very bad consequences for people affected by the crsis, the international commission of PAH said at the occasion of the MIPIM 2015.

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Documentation of the “Anti-Mipim Tribunal”

At its “Anti Mipim Tribunal” in Cannes, March 2014, the “European Action Coalition for the Right to Housing and the City” presented cases from 12 countries which showed some of the consequences of the business which was celebrated at the Mipim. Thanks to support Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer pour le Progrès de l’Homme now […]

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FINAL #antimipim statement: 25 YEARS OF MIPIMISM IS ENOUGH

“Anti-MIPIM Tribunal”, Cannes, 12th March 2014 FINAL STATEMENT by the EUROPEAN ACTION COALITION FOR THE RIGHT TO HOUSING AND TO THE CITY

After 25 years, for the first time real estate managers, asset dealers and city sellers have not been alone at this year’s global property party “Mipim” in Cannes. We, the “European Action […]

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#antimipim accuses #Ireland’s ‘bad bank’ #NAMA

by European Action Coalition for the Right to Housng and the City, Dublin

The National Assets Management Agency, Ireland’s ‘bad bank’, attended this year’s MIPIM conference. The agency, which has about EURO 20 bn in real estate assets, was set up following the financial crisis to save the Irish banks […]

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#antimipim: THIS IS OUR MANIFESTO OF LIFE FROM TURKEY

Message from Urban Movements Istabul to the Anti-Mipim tribunal.

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#antimipim: Against Real Estate Speculation and Privatization of Public Property in the Paris Region

1 – A European anti-MIPIM Initiative:

For the past twenty-five years, Cannes has been the site of MIPIM (Marché International des Professionnels de l’Immobilier) which, as the name indicates, is a market for the sale of land, mostly public, for high-value real estate projects.

Meanwhile, since 1990 [nineteen ninety], the housing crisis has worsened […]

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#antimipim Greece: Public goods are not for sale – Stop trading our collective heritage

The sell-off of public land and property of Greece as part of the adjustment programme for the repayment of the public debt

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#antimipim: accusation of the #Lisbon municipality for selling the city to tourism

The group “Habita!” accuses the municipality of Lisbon (CML) for selling the city to the real estate industry and tourism.

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#antimipim: Accusation of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area

by the speculation research collective SPOK

The Mipim is celebrating its 25th birthday this year. As all previous years, a lot of Dutch companies and local governments will be present, the latter also paying € 1600,- for an entrance fee probably paid for from our taxes. One of the local Dutch authorities […]

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#antimpim: BPW against anti-squat and temporary rent contracts

The Bond Precaire Woonvormen (BPW), a Union of people who’s housing situation is precarious, is a collective of volunteers who demand a halt to the rapid increase of temporary renting contracts and who support tenants who are in this precarious situation, often threatened with eviction.

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