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Ci-gît le ministère du Logement / Here lies the Ministry of Housing

Ci-gît le ministère du Logement / Here lies the Ministry of Housing

(English below) Ci-gît le ministère du Logement MACRON a fait la peau au ministère du Logement, réclamée notamment par les milieux de l’immobilier. Celui-ci disparaît (1), et son administration est rattachée au ministère de la Cohésion des territoires dirigé par Richard FERRAND, élu du centre Bretagne.   Droit Au Logement dénonce cette décision qui place les politiques du logement, la lutte...
Portugal: OPEN LETTER IN DEFENSE OF THE RIGHT TO HUMAN DIGNITY AND HOUSING

Portugal: OPEN LETTER IN DEFENSE OF THE RIGHT TO HUMAN DIGNITY AND HOUSING

  Imagine yourselves living in complete darkness. Image that in your house, from where you can see an enormous pile of garbage, you wouldn’t be able to preserve food, watch TV or charge your phone. Imagine yourselves giving a bath to your children outside on the patio because you haven’t had access to any water or electricity in months. Imagine what it would be like if they wouldn’t be able to go to school or if you couldn’t tell anybody where you lived for fear of ...
ROMA IN THE HOUSE! Call to Action for Anti-Racist Housing Justice 7th and 8th of April 2017

ROMA IN THE HOUSE! Call to Action for Anti-Racist Housing Justice 7th and 8th of April 2017

With the occasion of the International Roma Day we are organising a coordinated action to reclaim housing justice for Roma, in particular for Roma belonging to the impoverished working class. Organised by the Common Front for Housing Rights, the E-Romnja Association and the Desire Foundation - C??i Sociale ACUM/ Social housing NOW!, with the support of the European Actin Coalition for the Right to Housing and to the City we run simultaneous protests and call to action in several locations in R...
7/12 March - Week of mobilitation in Grenoble - EACRHC

7/12 March - Week of mobilitation in Grenoble - EACRHC

As the European coalition for action on the right to housing and to the city, we were invited to take part in the mobilisations organized on the social reality of Grenoble, in response to the Biennale on Transition organized by the municipality and the GEM (Grenoble School of Management). With this Biennial, the institutions would have liked to tell the evolution of this city in a vision that exclusively keeps its economic and financial growth, suggesting as necessary the urban transformations ...
Athens: a Network against auctions and evictions

Athens: a Network against auctions and evictions

In 1990 a small minority of Greeks knew borrowings (excluding entrepreneurs) and were even less aware of the plastic money. However, the Greek economy and the household savings were directed towards investment property making Greece one of the first home ownership in Europe. With a two-way relationship cause- effect Greece has always very limited social housing policies and today social housing comprise about 3,5% of the dwellings. With the aggressive policy of banks in lending, the majority o...
[DAL Paris] Action antiMIPIM : Stop Spéculation immobilière - AntiMIPIM action: Stop property speculation

[DAL Paris] Action antiMIPIM : Stop Spéculation immobilière - AntiMIPIM action: Stop property speculation

Nexity, prédateur von droitaulogement (English below) COMMUNIQUE Paris le 15 mars 2017 – 15h Droit Au Logement, manifeste depuis le siège de NEXITY, dans le 9e à Paris N°1 des promoteurs en France pendant qu’ils paradent à CANNES, au MIPIM 1er promoteur de France au chiffre d’affaire de plus de 3 milliards d’Euros (270 M de profits), à l’occasion du MIPIM marché immobilier international qui se tient à Cannes ...
Stop MIPIM - Take the fight to the speculators!

Stop MIPIM - Take the fight to the speculators!

MIPIM, the world’s leading real estate fair (Marche International des Professionels d’Immobilier) took place in Cannes, France this week. Despite being the key focus of the trade press globally, it avoids scrutiny in mainstream and social media - with a ticket price of €1890 our cities are being sold behind closed doors. With widespread austerity regimes, developers can lure in politicians with the promise of investment. One session, the Mayors and Political Leaders’ thi...
Athens protest against electronic auctions

Athens protest against electronic auctions

After a  well organaized protest by the social mouvement Stop Auctions in the courts every Wednesday, that didn't allow any auction to go on, the greek state decided to make a new law  for electronic auctions!!! The movement against actions still resists. Yesterday we had a demonstration in front of ministry of Justice against this new law, demanding the protection of the house and a big hair cut of the depts of the most week people. The electronic auctions will be a dissaster ...
A developer sues DAL and 2 activistes of Jeudi Noir for 800 000 euros - Trial on Monday 6th March

A developer sues DAL and 2 activistes of Jeudi Noir for 800 000 euros - Trial on Monday 6th March

(français en dessous) Droit Au Logement – JEUDI NOIR RELEASE Paris, 2 March 2017 A developer demands 2.7 million euros   from DAL and 2 activists from Jeudi Noir … Trial Monday 6th March TRIAL MONDAY 6 MARch Gathering at 9 am in front of the law court – métro Cité Since four years, a Spanish developer has been asking the DAL and 2 activists from Jeudi Noir for 2.7 million euros for alleged damage, following the occupation by homeless people ...
Campagne "Nos droits contre leurs privilèges" - Campain "Our rights against their privileges"

Campagne "Nos droits contre leurs privilèges" - Campain "Our rights against their privileges"

nosdroits.org @nosdroitsorg   Paris le 27 février 2017 Communiqué suite à l’action du 26 février par Nos droits contre leurs privilèges | 27 février 2017 Ce dimanche 26 février, plusieurs centaines de personnes ont rendu publique l’occupation du 11 rue Léon Jouhaux (Paris 10e), un bâtiment  vide de 10 000  mètres carrés, occupé discrètement depuis le vendredi 24 f&...