The Right to Housing: Recommendations

During the Covid-19 pandemic, the importance of housing is more apparent than ever. Housing policy needs to be developed with the participation of those most affected by it.

It is time to rethink exactly how we view housing. We need to see it shift from being viewed as a commodity to a human right.

The right to adequate housing has the following criteria: security of tenure, availability of services, affordability, habitability, safety, and accessibility.

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