to the City
The Right to the City is the right of all inhabitants, present and future, permanent and temporary, to inhabit, use, occupy, produce, govern and enjoy just, inclusive, safe and sustainable cities, villages and human settlements, defined as commons essential to a full and decent life.
The right to the city in depth
- Condemning Violence and Expressing Solidarity with Colombia, Brazil, Palestine and Myanmar - +
- Second dialogue between civil society, local governments and UN Special RapporteursPosted in: Fulfilled social functions, Gender equality, Inclusive citizenship, No discrimination, Quality public spaces and services- Collaborating internationally and working locally towards care and systemic transformation Following a first roundtable held on December 2020, the Global Platform for the Right to the City (GPR2C), Habitat International Coalition (HIC) and United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) held a second dialogue on February 3rd with Special Rapporteurs, civil society organizations and local… +
- The GPR2C supports the call for a Binding Treaty on Transnational Corps. and Human Rights- Cities are on the front lines of today’s most urgent challenges, dealing with the climate crisis and rising global inequality. Local governments from across the world are increasingly committed to the advance of #HumanRights and the #RightToTheCity. However, the absence of regulation of key players such as transnational corporations is causing major distortions to human… +