Habitat International Coalition Declaration on the occasion of the Human Rights Day At Paris, 67 years ago today, UN Member states affirmed that “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.” That 1st article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) enshrined this fundamental human rights principle with seeming prescience of its contemporary relevance. In light of the various currents and trends today impeding implementation of that principle, as civil actors around the globe, we reaffirm that “ dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world.”
Mexico City’s experience shows that you can’t establish a “right to the city” without taking on the power of capital.
En octubre de 2016 se realizará en Quito, Ecuador, la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre Vivienda y Desarrollo Urbano Sostenible: Hábitat III.
Habitat International Coalition (HIC) is beginning the registration period for choosing Latin American representatives for its Council. The deadline is until September 1st. The voting will occur from September 29th to October 19th. Each region can choose one representative and one alternate member[M1] , keeping in mind a balance in terms of gender and of […]