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International Action against Criminalization of Homeless in 15 Cities

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The Hungarian Organization “The City is for all” and the “European Action Coalition for the Right to Housing and the City” called for three days of international solidarity action against the criminalization of homelessness by the Hungarian government. Local groups in 15 cities organized protests between 13th […]

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From Istanbul to Budapest: In solidarity with our homeless comrades exiled from public spaces.

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn What does a public space mean? Currently, public spaces such as ports, parks, shores, squares, green areas, shortly spaces that should be open to the free access of the public have been commercialized, privatized by central and/or local governments which no longer act to manage but to sell their cities […]

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International protest against criminalization of homelessness in Hungary

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Initiated by Hungarian homeless advocacy group The City is for All, local groups in 9 countries are organizing solidarity events to protest against the criminalization of homelessness in Hungary. The persecution of homeless people is in violation of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, the European Convention […]

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Call for action: International solidarity with homeless people in Hungary

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn “Being homeless is not a crime!”

“The City is for All” (Budapest) invites the friends all over the world to join the struggle against the criminalisation of homelessness in Hungary by action between Feb, 13th and Feb. 15th. The European Action Coalition for the Right to Housing and the […]

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Video about “homeless free zones” in Budapest

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn On November 14, 2013 the General Assembly of Budapest passed a local law that designated the majority of Budapest as an area where engaging in “habitual residence in public space” is an infraction punishable by community work, fine and ultimately jail. In this way, street homelessness has become criminalized in […]

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A Város Mindenkié – The City is for All (Budapest, Hungary)

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Webpage: http://avarosmindenkie.blog.hu

The members of A Város Mindenkié (The City is for All) are homeless and formerly homeless people, those struggling with housing problems and their allies, who all work together for an egalitarian and just society. Our group is based on voluntary work and provides an opportunity for homeless […]