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What makes a home?

by Kathryn Sutter

BSHF visited Habitat III, the UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development in Ecuador in October…

¡El Caño Vive, La Lucha Sigue! Community-Controlled Land in Puerto Rico

by Caroline Nagy

Caroline Nagy (pictured first on the left) joined our peer exchange to World Habitat Awards winner Caño Martín…

5 minutes with Cabral Adagewine

by Cabral Adagewine

Cabral Adagewine, National Production Manager at ‘A Roof, A Skill, A Market’ in Ghana (World Habit…

Succeeding in the Sahel

by Geoffrey Payne

One of the greatest rewards of working on housing issues in rapidly urbanising countries is the opportunity to…

5 minutes with Andrea Krstovic

by Andrea Krstovic

Andrea Krstovic, Chief Executive Officer at  ‘More than Housing’ in Switzerland (World Habitat Awards wi…

Here’s 7 World Habitat Award winners and finalists working in harmony with wildlife

by Kathryn Sutter

Our World Habitat Award finalists throughout the years have spanned hundreds of countries and showcase various…

Stonewall Housing: Opening eyes and saving lives

by Jennifer Line

Who are Stonewall Housing and why is what they do important? Each year at BSHF, the World Habitat Awards bring…

What inspires us at BSHF? Celebrating finalists of our World Habitat Awards 2016-17

by Kathryn Sutter

As the 2016-17 World Habitat Awards cycle comes to an end we look forward to announcing our two winners in the…

Self-help housing is about more than just building homes

by Kallan Lyons

115,000. This number is the record rate which unemployment fell in the UK in 2014. It’s the amount in tonnes o…

Because the land is ours

by Carmen Febres Alméstica

At Habitat 3 in October 2016, World Habitat Awards winner 2015-16 Caño Martín Peña Community Land Trust receiv…