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European End Street Homelessness Campaign toolkit updates

The European End Street Homelessness Campaign toolkit launched on our website in February 2017. We’ve had some…

Spotlight shines on winners of World Habitat Awards 2016

On Monday 8 May 2017 the two World Habitat Awards winners for 2016 were presented with their trophies by Dr Jo…

Award-winning housing projects to receive trophy at UN-Habitat Governing Council

On Monday 8 May the two 2016-17 World Habitat Awards winning projects will receive their trophy at the twenty-…

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Housing refugees: Not “why?” but “how”

The horrific experience of fleeing for my life is one I am daily thankful I’ve managed to avoid. The UN Refuge…

Nairobi – a city of contrasts

In honour of World Africa Day I’m looking back on my recent trip to Nairobi, Kenya, my first experience of sub…

Life in Africa’s biggest slum

David visited Kibera in May and discovered even more about Umande Trust’s brilliant eco-sanitation proje…

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People led solutions to global housing problems win World Habitat Awards

The world’s leading housing awards have chosen two housing projects that have the answers to issues affecting …

New European towns and cities sign up to end street homelessness

The European End Street Homelessness Campaign is a movement of cities that are working together to permanently…

World Habitat Awards 2016-17 finalists announced!

From across the globe 12 solutions to some of the most pressing housing problems – post-disaster housing…