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News and announcements from across the Asia-Pacific region

Every day Habitat families, communities, volunteers, donors and supporters are fighting the scourge of substandard housing. Read about what they are doing today and look back on past achievements in the Habitat news and announcements section and archives.

Recent press releases

Record year

November 23, 2018

Habitat marks 35 years of building and improving homes in Asia-Pacific by helping 4.8 million people in 2018.

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Movers and shakers in Nepal 

April 24, 2019

Nepali youth make their mark in Habitat’s post-earthquake response and advocacy efforts. They are among thousands of young people who are changing lives and building communities through the Habitat Young Leaders Build.

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Here's looking at YOUth

April 14, 2019

Since the Habitat Young Leaders Build began in 2012, student supporters in Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Vietnam and Thailand are a force to be reckoned with. 

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