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World Habitat Day 2011
The World Habitat Awards were presented on Monday 3rd October at the UN-HABITAT global observance of World Habitat Day in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Winning projects

The two recipients of this year's World Habitat Award are:

World Habitat Day

The United Nations has designated the first Monday in October every year as World Habitat Day to reflect on the state of human settlements and the basic right to adequate shelter for all. The theme of this year’s World Habitat Day was ‘Cities and Climate Change'. To find out more about this year's celebrations, please click here.

World Habitat Day 2011 also marks twenty-five years since the presentation of the first World Habitat Awards in 1986. To mark this occasion, BSHF has produced a commemorative publication celebrating the inspiring work carried out by all the winners and finalists over the years ... more 

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Community-led housing case studies

These case studies, featuring a cross-section of projects from across the UK, were produced by Social Regeneration Consultants. They demonstrate real life stories, key messages and positive outcomes.

Supporting the National CLT conference

The UK’s national CLT conference takes place at The Abbey Centre in London on 28 January and has been organised by the CLT Network. BSHF will be attending and involved at the conference.

Community-led housing's tried and tested worldwide

BSHF welcomes a new report by the Smith Institute launched in on Tuesday 26 January.