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By pahinternacional on 03/11/2016
Who is the PAH?
The PAH is a citizen’s movement focused on the right to housing. It was created in February 2009 in Barcelona. The main aim of the PAH is to denounce the dramatic situation faced by thousands of families who are unable to pay their mortgages and are facing foreclosure and evictions as a result of the financial fraud of 2008. We seek to make housing fair and accessible to all.
What we do
The PAH demands political solutions from government Sigue leyendo…
By Lramisa on 01/11/2016
In defense of a dire lack of policies to solve housing problems, the Spanish Government is only capable of reciting statisticas that do not reveal the harshness of day-to-day reality. In the video the PAH spokesperson, Carlos Macias, lambasts the Spanish Government´s lies only a short while after being badly bruised by riot police when he tried to stop an eviction in Catalonia. That is the day-to-day reality of the Spanish Government´s bankster politics. One of their well known snares for unknowing listeners is to recite statistics which is why the PAH made Sigue leyendo…
By Lramisa on 01/11/2016
París 17 de Septembre de 2016
Nous vivons dans une perspective de globalisation sur l’évolution de la communauté internationale. Dans une mondialisation capitaliste en phase de sortie du néolibéralisme parmi la financiarisation. Ainsi encadrée Gus Massiah les trois conférences internationales Habitat I, Habitat II et Habitat III, depuis les années 60, comme une contradiction profonde entre l’architecture internationale institutionnelle, l’ONU, et une logique dominante capitaliste qui sacrifie toutes les valeurs dans un champ bataille idéologique qui n´est autre que les droits Sigue leyendo…
In September 2016 PAH participated at the conferences “Habitat III: Co-producing Sustainable Cities?
By Lramisa on 01/11/2016
In September 2016 PAH participated at the conferences “Habitat III: Co-producing Sustainable Cities?” (Organized by Heinrich Böll Stiftung) and at “Ways to Affordable Housing”(organized by “Network Renting & Housing”
At the event “Habitat III: Co-producing Sustainable Cities” we participated at the panel “The Right to the City and the Social Production of Housing” where we brought our critic view to the Habitat III process were there’s no mention, among many other aspects, to the finanzialization of the Sigue leyendo…
By Lramisa on 29/08/2016
1 to 4 June 2016 we participated in Milan and Parma (Italy) at the meeting of the Coalition of European Action for the Right to Housing and the City, of which we are founding members since 2013, with presentations also the DAL (France), Solidarity4All (Greece), SMS (Milan), Habita (Portugal)
During these days militants from various European movements we gather to share experiences of struggles and thoughts on the current housing policy and town at European level in order to learn from Sigue leyendo…
By Lramisa on 22/06/2016
A basic guide to the PAH Platform for People Affected by Mortgages
Dowonload here: GreenBook-PAH-21juny
By Lramisa on 27/05/2016
Over 15 months ago, the Platform for Mortgage Affected People (PAH) in Barcelona recuperated the social function of a housing block, the Block La Bordeta, in our neighbourhood, Sants.
Next Wednesday, 1 June Spain’s bad bank, the Sareb, is taking us to trial for “usurpation”.
The building, in the hands of the Sareb, was never even lived in and stood empty for 8 years. In the framework of the PAH’s Obra Social campaign, the building has become the home of 9 families with Sigue leyendo…
By Lramisa on 05/05/2016
Narativ (a NGO and a relational platform focused on the development of collaborative and dialogical practice in Czechia and Slovakia. http://www.narativ.cz/en) and the Faculty of Social Studies of Ostrava (http://fss.osu.eu/) organized the 3rd International Collaborative and Dialogical Symposium on Recovery and Social Change. “Doing Community”
The Symposium was perfectly organized with General Sessions, Workshops and a very interesting debriefing session at the end of each day. The audience was mainly social workers and organizations working with homeless interested in Sigue leyendo…
By luchomasan on 05/04/2016
Today, Tuesday April 5th at 11am, PAHs from across Catalonia have invaded CatalunyaCaixa’s offices in Ronda Universitat in Barcelona. The action is framed within a global campaign in defense of families affected by Blackstone, the vulture fund against whom we’ve already organised three international actions with the fierce conviction that we will win. Our action coincides with the international United Nations ‘Habitat 3’ meeting, a meeting that various social movements from across the world have come to Barcelona Sigue leyendo…
By luchomasan on 26/01/2016
President Carles Puigdemont,
We address this letter to you as new President of Catalonia’s Government, and on behalf of the Advocacy Group of the People’s Legislative Initiative (ILP) on emergency housing and energy poverty. For the past six years we have decried the housing crisis and the worrying inaction of different governments and public administration offices. We have warned of daily violations of the right to adequate housing, and we have been forced to urgently react in order to stop thousands Sigue leyendo…