The Madrid Declaration ... we call and support the convocation of a World Assembly of Inhabitants for 2011 ... Madrid, June 2nd 2008, International Alliance of Inhabitants (IAH) delegates of popular organizations of different continents meeting at Madrid for the Coordination Committee of the IAH. The Madrid Declaration (english June 2, 2008).pdf [120.77 kB]
presented by the Alliance in the summit of the DAWN-TCP, Barquisimeto, Venezuela, April of 2007
FROM THE SOCIAL URBAN MOVEMENT TO THE LATIN AMERICAN AND CARRIBBEAN MINISTRIES OF HOUSING AND URBAN AREAS XV GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF MINURVI (MONTEVIDEO, 4-6 OCTOBER 2006)
THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT CANCELS THE EU HOUSING MINISTERS’ MEETING; THE INHABITANTS’ ORGANIZATIONS CONFIRM THEIR COMMITMENT TO THE STRUGGLE FOR HOUSING RIGHTS
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Today more than one billion people in the world do not have access to adequate housing due to the unequal distribution of resources, to armed conflicts and to the precariousness of land tenancy.
In the last decade the networking activities promoted by social movements as well as a collaborative process such as the World, Regional and Thematic Social Forum series of events (since January 2001) have drawn the attention to the need to overcome the rigid division between theory and practice (Santos, 2003) and to enable social activists to include the research, training, and action dimension of their work into a consistent strategy of refl-action.