Monthly Archives: Friday August 31st, 2018


Inspiring Practices Show Housing is at the Center of the Global Agendas

The Regional Housing and Habitat Forum that took place this past June in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic was an unusual gathering. It brought together strategic stakeholders related to the urban and housing agenda in the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region and introduced them to29 inspiring practices that promote adequate housing and habitat as drivers […]


HLPF Media Gallery

► Interviews:  Joan Carling from Indigenous People Major Group: https://youtu.be/y9OLKQR7YtQ William Cobbet, Cities Alliance: https://youtu.be/72rl-nRRsQw Tania Espinosa, WIEGO: https://youtu.be/SA-qeNeF1Eg Judith Hitchman, Urgenci: https://youtu.be/TboGJXtCkI8 Leilani Farha, UN Special raporteur: https://youtu.be/AgzpV7WAXY0 Pablo Fernández, Mexico Representative: https://youtu.be/EXAeju0P5vE Amanda Flety, UCLG: https://youtu.be/I0oMClgnAHI Eduardo Moreno, UN Habitat: https://youtu.be/XHOasDysHGA Adolfo Salcedo Glückstadt, government of Ecuador https://be/jvpvLMiT9Cky https://youtu.be/ub_aefUPCkA Playlist with all the videos: https://youtu.be/AgzpV7WAXY0 ► Images Album 1:  https://www.flickr.com/photos/158027252@N07/albums/72157698833169714 Album 2: https://www.flickr.com/photos/158027252@N07/albums/72157696568081202 ► Right to […]





The Right to the City, a cornerstone for “leaving no one behind”

The Right to the City is a collective demand and agreement on the need to implement the Global Agendas for Sustainable Development with a human rights approach.   “In his book “The Invisible Cities”, Italo Calvino asked this question in a work dedicated to urban spaces, spaces that were already becoming uninhabitable in 1972. In […]