Housing Action Now

Housing Action Now

Housing Action Now is a group of housing activists in Dublin Ireland who are committed to changing the current neo liberal privatised housing system and to developing a model which is based on meeting the real housing needs of people in Ireland in a long term sustainable and affordable way. The group was formed in 2013 after the alter summit in Athens and is a founder member of the European Coalition for the Right to Housing and the City,



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An overview of the themes of the Housing Emergency Conference

On 3 October 2015 over a hundred people came together in Liberty Hall to address the current housing and homelessness crisis. Included were activists, academics, community organisers, trade union representatives,...
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Water Charges and Housing Action

Housing Action Now, a collection of community activists, housing activists and researchers, along with Communities against Water Charges, an umbrella group of communities opposed to the water charges,...
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Opposition to mortgage caps is worryingly shortsighted – have we learned nothing?

Mick Byrne, founding member of Housing Action Now, wrote this article for The Journal on the 25th of January 2015.  Irish house prices are increasing at a rate 30 times the eurozone average. If you...
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Launch of ‘Mortaged Lives’ presented by the Spanish Platform for People Affected by Mortgages (PAH)

Housing Action Now was proud to host the Irish launch of the English translation of ‘Mortgaged Lives’ by Ada Colau and Adrià Alemany, in association with the Platforma de Afectados...
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We’re launching our housing manifesto

We’ve been working away quietly for some time, but on the 12th of June we’re launching our Housing Manifesto. This is a public event so we hope to see as many of you there as possible. The...
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