Housing emergency in Spain

The PAH and Observatori DESC present the report about the crisis of foreclousures and evictions from a Human Rights perspective
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LA PAH in NY

LA PAH in NY

Last October the PAH (Platform for Mortgage Victims, by its Spanish acronym) went to New York City, where we participated in sessions about evictions and gentrification, jointly with 15 collectives from the USA and Europe, such as Habitat (Lisbon, Portugal), Encounter (Athens, Greece), Occupy Our Homes (Atlanta, GA, USA) and others.
We profited from the opportunity to learn about and interchange response and organization mechanisms to defend the right to housing.
 
You can find the summary here: http://www.rosalux-nyc.org/right-to-the-city-transatlantic-roundtable-2/ 
 
We also presented the documentary “7 Sigue leyendo…

The PAH in London: Meeting of the European Housing Coalition for the Right to Housing

The PAH in London: Meeting of the European Housing Coalition for the Right to Housing

Anti-MIPIM
Meeting of the European Housing Coalition for the Right to Housing and the City
Anarchist book fair book launch
London October 16-20, 2014
 
In a boisterous week of events, the PAH participated in a number of encounters in London. MIPIM is the world’s largest property fair, usually held in Cannes, far away from people’s eyes. However in October 2014 they decided to hold a meeting in London. Many groups from London and across Europe, including the PAH, joined efforts to block the Sigue leyendo…

Encuentro Grundtvig (en Barcelona)

From March 9th to March 13th, the Observatorio DESC and the PAH were invited to Lyon to participate in an international conference to discuss the right to housing. At this conference, organizations that fight to protect the right to housing in Belgium (Habitat & Participation), Italy (Start Up / Action), France (Alpil), Hungary (Szindikátus), and Spain (DESC and PAH), met to discuss this issue.
These organizations are partners in a European project called “Grundtvig” whose final objective is the creation of Sigue leyendo…