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The global need for affordable housing and sustainable cities
July 22, 2014

The global need for affordable housing and sustainable cities

See how important it is to address the rapid increase in urban populations around the world and what you can do to help us improve these conditions.

More Posts from the Habitat World Blog

May 28, 2013

Help us define Habitat

Tell us what you think Habitat is all about.

May 17, 2013

Getting Housing on the Agenda

U.S. Rep. John Lewis and peers encourage Secretary of State John Kerry to make housing a priority during his tenure.

May 13, 2013

150 and 125 … and Building

Our 150th entry highlights an exciting build with Discovery Communications that offers lots of individual storytelling potential.

Ilkay Moskova sits with 4-year-old daughter Denitsa Drandarska in a home greatly improved by Habitat Bulgaria.
May 7, 2013

Honoring Mom

On Mother’s Day, Habitat for Humanity celebrates the maternal bonds that help build a family — and the families that help build Habitat homes.

April 29, 2013

Inspiration found in the good works shared in these communities

Connect to Habitat through social media.

Habitat works with partners to help fight malaria by providing healthy shelter and treated mosquito nets to families.
April 24, 2013

“A disease of poverty caused by poverty”

Habitat helps families live healthier lives in countries where malaria is an everyday threat.

Hong Kong architect Fai Au supports Habitat's work in the Asia-Pacific region.
April 22, 2013

Sustainable, well-designed homes positively impact low-income families

Hong Kong architect Fai Au explains why house design is important in fighting global poverty.

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