Keyword: International Tribunal on Evictions

Appello del Tribunale Internazionale degli Sfratti: Fate conoscere il vostro caso entro il 3/10/14!

The International Tribunal on Evictions launches an international Call to identify cases of evictions for its fourth Session that will take place October 9th  to 10th, 2014 in Milan, Italy, within the World Zero Evictions Days - in Defence of Land.

Appello del Tribunale Internazionale degli Sfratti: Fate conoscere il vostro caso, particolarmente dall'Europa, entro il 3/10/14!

The International Tribunal on Evictions launches an international Call to identify cases of evictions for its fourth Session that will take place October 9th  to 10th, 2014 in Milan, Italy, within the World Zero Evictions Days - in Defence of Land.

Presentate alla Presidenza Italiana dell'Unione Europea le Raccomandazioni del Tribunale Internazionale degli Sfratti

A delegation of the International Alliance of Inhabitants and of the Unione Inquilini (Tenant’s Union) has delivered to the Prefecture of Milan the Recommendations drawn up by the Jury of the 4th Session of the International Tribunal of Evictions (TIE),  so that they can be passed on to the Italian government and to the EU Ministers of Social Cohesion meeting in the Lombard capital. They emphasize the request for a moratorium of evictions at the European level with a view to a European Union directive prohibiting evictions without adequate rehousing and a previous agreement. The Recommendations relating to evictions in Latin America, Africa and Asia will be sent to the governments concerned and, together with those relating to the European Union, to the Special Rapporteur of the United Nations and UN-Habitat with a views of the alternative to the 2016 United Nations Habitat III Summit. The Prefecture has committed to passing on to the government, in particular, the request for a suspension of the use of police force on national territory during the winter, and to respond, by Wednesday, October 15, to the request to enact its own competences to immediately carry out such a suspension in order to protect public health and public order.

The Community Way: worldwide movements towards Quito for the alternative Forum to Habitat III and beyond

The participants at the International IAI Strategic Meeting (La Bergerie, 11-15 01 2016) As part of a veritable platform of exchanges and shared initiatives, from the 11th  - 15th  January 2015 in La Bergerie, France, the IAI brought together representatives from social movements, grassroots organisations and inhabitants’ networks from 21 countries from every continent, in order to define the Strategic Lines and an action plan for the coming 5 years. In accordance with the People’s Committee for Land – Resistance Platform to Habitat III established in Quito, a call for the creation of national and local People’s Committees was launched. These would be united participants in the mobilisation towards the People’s Social Territorial Forum Alternative to Habitat III. in October 2016.

Asia: Do not keep silent, communicate your case of eviction, deadline extended to May 20th 2016

CandyBird, Hua-Kuang Community, Taipei City #‎callevictionsasia2016  In order to tackle on the prevailing threats to our common habitats. International Solidarity is calling for cases of evictions from Northeast and Southeast Asian regions until May 15th, 2016. The cases will be judged by the East Asian Tribunal on Evictions (Taipei, 1-4 July 2016), the first regional cooperative step towards the 5th International Tribunal on Evictions, which will be carried out in the framework of the People's Social Forum alternative to the UN Conference Habitat III (Quito, October 2016).

The East Asia Regional Tribunal on Evictions Highlights the Marginalised Facts of Evictions in the Habitat III Agenda

On July 2-4, 2016, the International Tribunal on Evictions, will be launching its first local/regional tribunal session, in Asia, which will take place in Taipei, Taiwan.  An essential step towards the 5th  ITE Session that will be held under the People's Social Forum in Resistance to Habitat III (Quito, 17 to 20 october 2016). Following the steps of the previous four International sessions since 2011, carried out under the World Zero Evictions Days.

Appello alla solidarietà da Bangkok: Sfratti Zero per Pom Mahakan, una comunità esemplare messa di fronte a uno sfratto definitivo dopo 25 anni di lotte!

After a quarter of a century the tiny (under 300 inhabitants) Pom Mahakan community, which nestles against the original old city wall of Bangkok, Thailand, is faced with the very real threat that early August 2016 the authorities, violating the art. 11 ICESCR acceded by the country, will evict all the residents and begin the demolition of their homes on the name of a so called “beautification project”.This is an international call: stand in solidarity and sign, right now, Zero Evictions for the Pom Mahakan community!

IAI message solidarity with Pom Mahakan community

25 July 2016 To: Governor M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra, Governor of Bangkok Police General Aswin Khawnmuang, Deputy Governor of Bangkok 173 Dinso Road, Phra Nakhon Bangkok, Thailand 10200.Fax: +66 2-621 0878

Pom Mahakan, una comunità locale ben amministrata e armoniosa sotto assedio nel cuore della vecchia Bangkok

Pom Mahakan, a community of approximately 300 people in the heart of old Bangkok, has been repeatedly threatened with forced eviction over a period of some 25 years in the name of a project of so-called “beautification” that violates the community’s human rights, especially as per art. 11 of ICESCR (to which Thailand is a signatory). The city authorities have shown no willingness even to consider the several highly constructive land-sharing projects that have been proposed; have defamed the community; and have offered only inadequate compensation.