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Who can rely on REELIH?

Residents across Central and Eastern Europe insulate their homes, cut individual energy bills and improve their building's grim exterior through the REELIH project funded by the USAID.

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Keeping girls in schools

We call for gender parity and commit to put young schoolgirls and women at the heart of our water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives.

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Independent women

Gender inequality creates obstacles for many women who want to build their houses and earn an independent living. For them, land-ownership rights are a foundation for an independent life.

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Multimedia stories

Read about Habitat's work in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

Living in the Cold

Lile Kik is worried. A dynamic professional who is always on the go, she's a few months away from retirement and she's cold all the time in her own flat.

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Destitute and homeless

After the death of her husband, local laws forced Bertha and her five children out of their home. Now, they consider their new Habitat home 'a miracle'.

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