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Forced Evictions and Human Rights: Launch of a Report and discussion of how land and housing evictions violate economic an social rights

Start: Apr 11, 2011 12:00 AM

Location: UCL Faculty of Laws, Bentham House, Endsleigh Gardens, WC1H 0EG, London


  • Professor Yves Cabannes - UCL Development and Planning Unit, co-author of report
  • Sylvia Guimaraes - Building & Social Housing Federation, co-author
  • Cassidy Johnson - UCL Development and Planning Unit, co-author
  • Malavika Vartak - Amnesty International UK
  • Cesare Ottolini - International Alliance of Inhabitants and Zero Eviction Campaign
  • Saladin Meckled-Garcia - UCL Institute for Human Rights
  • George Letsas - UCL Institute for Human Rights
  • Facilitated by Gautam Bhan - Indian Institute for Human Settlements

About the Event: 

A new report examining how people and communities around the world face forced eviction has been published by a prominent group of researchers, led by UCL academics. This event has been set up by the Institute for Human Rights to discuss the relationships of forced evictions to economic and social rights, and their status as violations. 

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