The Platform of People Affected by Mortgages (PAH by its Spanish acronym) returns to the fray defending families affected by Blackstone’s extortion

Ever since it clamped its claws on our homes via a complex network of companies, Blackstone has become the biggest real estate agent in Spain, treating tenants shamefully, permiting quarters for drug-dealing to proliferate in our neighbourhoods and contributing to the outrageous inflation of rental price bubbles. Today the PAH Leer más…

La PAH participa en el encuentro en Milán de la European Action Coalition

Meeting European Action Coalition Milan 12-15 Abril 2018 Este encuentro ha tenido un carácter un poco diferente que los habidos hasta el momento por cuanto se concentra en el trabajo en gruposy destina un menor tiempo al plenario de la Coalición. Tal vez este sea el motivo por el que Leer más…

NEVER HAS A LAW PROPOSAL HAD SO MUCH SUPPORT AS PAH’S HOUSING LAW (LEY VIVIENDA PAH)

Social collectives, institutions and international voices are aligned in favor of the debate and enactment of PAH’s Housing Law. Only the Popular Party (PP) and Ciudadanos would support a government veto against this law proposal. Last January 10th, families organized within the Platform for People Affected by Mortgages (PAH by Leer más…

The historical struggle supported from Europe

The support for the PAH Housing Law and the fight for a dignified housing does not end in Spain. On the 27th and 28th of febrary, the PAH with representation from all the territories, traveled to Brussels to take our demands to the European Parliaments, with the exception of the Leer más…

PAH’S HOUSING LAW IS VISUALISED IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

The PAH (Spanish acronym for Platform of Mortgage Affected Victims) has had to go to the European Parliament in Brussels to let MEP’s know about the housing emergency that the Popular Party (PP) led government tries to hide. In the Spanish state there are 173 evictions every day. More than Leer más…

La PAH hemos participado en Meeting Paris Research Group

Meeting Paris Research Group 2-7 Febrero 2018 La trayectoria de la European Action Coalition for the Housing and to the City (EAC) comienza a ser ya dilatada en el tiempo y consecuentemente aporta resultados en todos los sentidos. Son ya muchos encuentros los celebrados. Ha crecido en número de participantes Leer más…

La PAH participa en la jornada «One Europe – One People – One Struglee»

November 8-12, 2017 One Europe, One People, One struggle. With this motto, Cyprus (November 8-12, 2017) receives the groups (Movements or platforms) members of the European Coalition for the right to housing and to the city, among which is the PAH. Meeting Cyprus Four days of work marked by four Leer más…

PAH participated at a Fordham University School of Law panel:  What does it mean to have a “Right to the City?”

Last November 9th 2017 PAH participated at a Fordham University School of Law panel:  What does it mean to have a “Right to the City?”  In the panel, in addition to PAH, took part Thomas Coggin, SJD Candidate FLS Fellow, Urban Center and Dawn Phillips, Executive Director Right to the City. It’s not usual that you Leer más…

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#HandsOffOurHomes – ¿Qué es la financiarización de la vivienda?

La European Action Coalition está lanzando #HandsOffOurHomes, una campaña contra la financiarización de la vivienda. La financiarización de la vivienda es el resultado de la expansión del capitalismo neoliberal y su propensión a la mercantilización de todas las esferas de la vida. La desregulación neoliberal favorece al sector privado al Leer más…

Encuentro con Ciudades Alternativas República Dominicana

[CAS] Hace unos días nos reunimos con Fátima Lorenzo directora ejecutiva de Ciudades Alternativas República Dominicana invitadas por las compañeras de Oxfam Intermon en la ciudad de Valencia. Estuvimos intercambiando experiencias en la lucha por la vivienda digna y nos contaron que Oxfam Intermón junto con colectivos y movimientos sociales Leer más…