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Nigerians Are Building Fireproof, Bulletproof, And Eco-Friendly Homes With Plastic Bottles And Mud
World  (tags: housing, Nigeria, Africa, recycling, plastics, resourcefulness, resources )

Freya
- 109 days ago - trueactivist.com
These colorful homes are bulletproof and fireproof, and can withstand earthquakes. They also maintain a comfortable temperature, produce zero carbon emissions, and are powered by solar and methane gas from recycled waste.
New Zealand Family Shares a Tiny-Home Castle on Wheels
World  (tags: housing, mobility, New Zealand, minimalism )

Freya
- 379 days ago - shareable.net
They say a person's home is his castle. But what about their truck? New Zealanders Jola and Justin have done the seemingly impossible, building a road-ready house truck that transforms into a high-ceilinged abode with full kitchen, roof deck, and turrets.
Worldwide Protests Demand Stop to Brazil's Assault on Indigenous Rights
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, WOUNDED KNEE, native rights, news, politics )

Cal
- 945 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Supporters of human rights organization Survival International held a vocal protest outside the Brazilian embassy in London today in support of thousands of indigenous demonstrators in Brazil rallying against the onslaught of their hard-won land rights.
Plans to Evict Botswana Bushmen Revealed By Leaked Report
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, africa )

Cal
- 994 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Survival International has obtained detailed plans for the forced relocation of Bushmen by a local council in western Botswana, despite a recent High Court order prohibiting their forced eviction and central government assurances that no evictions would t
Is a HOME a Human Right? or Is a Child Living on the Streets An Acceptable Tragedy?
World  (tags: Home, homeless, house, housing, family, elf, equal life foundation, bill of rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, freedoms, HumanRights, news, politics, society, UnitedNations, world, africa, usa, israel, palestine, middle-east, crime, ethics )

Bernard
- 1101 days ago - marlenvargasdelrazo.wordpress.com
Having people existing without adequate housing - or no housing at all - in this world proves that any belief of us being 'evolved' species is absolutely wrong. We still ponder money over each others basic necessities; Rather let a few have opulence?
ARGENTINA: Needs Outstrip Efforts to Build Affordable Housing
World  (tags: world, politics, news, society, economy, housing, affordable housing, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

Cal
- 1727 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Argentine economy has grown steadily since 2003, and hundreds of thousands of social housing units have been built. Nevertheless, the protests and conflicts that periodically break out make it clear that the solutions have failed to keep up with the n
Reuters AlertNet - Haiti: Nine Months Later.... Assistance Provided and Achievements
World  (tags: world, haiti, earthquake, construction, housing, assistance )

Mary
- 2031 days ago - alertnet.org
Nine months after the disaster, Tdh continues to support families living the consequences of the earthquake through the construction of more lasting housing, the establishment of permanent facilities for water and sanitation, the care management of malnou
ACTION ALERT: PETITION- The African Holocaust
World  (tags: endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, politics, protection, suffering, world, abuse, americans, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing )

Cynthia
- 2335 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
THE AFRICAN HOLOCAUST: PROSECUTION OF ANYONE STILL LIVING TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW AND THE RETURN OF THE MONEY EARNED OFF OF THE DEATHS, SWEAT, BLOOD, AND TEARS OF OUR ANCESTORS THAT MADE THE INVADERS OF AFRICA AND THROUGHOUT THE DIASPORA..
Venezuela: Chavez Launches New Housing Program
World  (tags: Venezuela, revolution, democracy, socialism, HumanRights, humanrights, GoodNews, goodnews, Chavez, Hugo Chavez, President Chavez, President Hugo Chavez, politics, government, housing, houses, homes, economy, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, law )

Simon
- 2458 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
In 2008, ~90,000 new homes were built in Venezuela, 1/2 by the govt & 1/2 privately. Around Turmerito, "many rich people seized land to build factories, parking lots... they can go elsewhere," said Chavez. "We are going to build housing for the people."
Man Must Choose Between Selling Kidney or Child
World  (tags: world, Pakistan, society, debts, economy, fears, threats, landlord, housing, conflict, HumanRights, family )

Dee
- 2485 days ago - cnn.com
SARGODA, Pakistan (CNN) -- Mohammed Iqbal said he has been told by his landlord to pay up on debts and is left with a choice facing others in this impoverished corner of Pakistan: Sell your children or a kidney.
"Idol Gives Back" Charity Telethon Raised $22 Million for Charity
World  (tags: USA, Fox, world charities, us charities, children, children's needs, health, food, clothing, housing, American Idol, Ryan Seacrest, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell, Great Britain, donations, Brad Pitt, Eli Manning, Bono, corporations )

Kat
- 2946 days ago - billboard.com
Charities selected to benefit from "Idol Gives Back" this year include the Children's Defense Fund, the Global Fund, Make It Right, Malaria No More, Save The Children and the Children's Health Fund
Venezuela: Designing a Cleaner Future
World  (tags: Venezuela, housing )


- 2955 days ago - venworld.wordpress.com
An innovative form of eco-friendly housing is taking off in Venezuela. "Petrocasas" is the name given to a new kind of house built with waste generated by oil production...On Sunday, 459 "Petrocasas" were granted to families in the coastal state of Carabo
Obama and Clinton Speak About Housing and the Economy: A Compare and Contrast
World  (tags: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, economy, housing, business, consumers, campaign 2008 )

Blue
- 2958 days ago - motherjones.com
Clinton and Obama's speeches, though they had slightly different focuses, underscore the difference between the Democrats and the sole Republican in terms of economic aptitude.
Rudd Moves to Make Housing More Affordabe - Australia
World  (tags: australia, kevin rudd, prime minister, government, housing, help, good news )

Chrissy
- 2986 days ago - news.com.au
UP TO 100,000 low-cost rental homes will be built over the next decade under a federal plan to help families struggling to meet rising housing costs. With interest rates expected to rise again on Tuesday, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd used his 100th day in of
We Did It! The Next President WILL Go to Africa
World  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, clinton, congress, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, elections, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, government, healthcare, housing, media, news, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, u.s. )

Michael
- 2990 days ago - onevote08.org
More than 100,000 ONE members signed our petition asking the presidential candidates to pledge to visit Africa in their first term and the candidates heard you loud and clear.
 

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