Monthly Archives: Wednesday November 30th, 2016


Habitat III Resistance Forum: Convergence Assembly on the Right to the City – Pics, Videos & Quotes

The Global Platform for the Right to the City hosted several events during HABITAT III – the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development – that took place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17 – 20 October 2016. CONVERGENCE ASSEMBLY ON THE RIGHT TO THE CITY The Convergence Assembly took place on October 19th at the Universidad […]



Habitat III Networking Event: Moving from Habitat3 to Implementing the Right to the City – Pics, Videos & Quotes

The Global Platform for the Right to the City hosted several events during HABITAT III – the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development – that took place in Quito, Ecuador, fro 17 – 20 October 2016. NETWORKING EVENT – “MOVING FROM HABITAT3 TO IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT2CITY” This event took place on October 19th at the […]





Habitat III Exhibition Stand of the Global Platform for the Right to the City

The activities at the Global Right-to-City Platform (GPR2C) stand at the official Habitat III exhibition were held at the National Assembly of Ecuador Pavilion and were made possible after several days of assembly and preparation by Polis Institute and its team coordinated by Rodrigo Faria and Tama Savaget. Subsequently with the support of Habitat International […]


Nelson Saule talks about the new challenges for the Global Platform for the Right to the City

During Habitat3 – the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development – that took place on October 2016 in Quito, Ecuador, the New Urban Agenda (NUA – the Conference’s final declaration) brought 175 paragraphs outlining the global standards for the future of urban sustainable development in all human settlements for the next 20 years. During a […]


Member of the Global Platform for the Right to the City make comments to the Habitat3 UN conference

Interview with Magali Fricaudet, (Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights – UCLG); Sonia Maria Dias (WIEGO – Women In Informal Employment: Globalizing And Organizing); Anaclaudia Rossbach (Cities Alliance); and Jane Katz (Habitat for Humanity International). HABITAT3 and THE RIGHT TO THE CITY Habitat3 – The United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable […]