Source: Kaosenlared, translation globalinfo.nl Severe punishment threatens rent activists Barcelona Trial against the tenants' union: “The state is attacking us because it wants to protect the owners of the city”. Prosecutors demand three years in prison for union members Alpha Mikeliunas, Fran Ortega and Jaime Palomera for protesting
PRESS RELEASE by Right to the city UN Reporters: Rotterdam housing policy violates human rights United Nations hold Rotterdam to account for violations of the right to housing and non-discrimination by Rotterdam housing policy and NPRZ For the first time, a Dutch municipality is addressed by the UN about human rights violations. The Special Rapporteur on the right to
Get over the bridge before 14! Rotterdam – It is almost July 1. In that case, the statutory minimum wage is adjusted in line with inflation. This means an increase of ten whole cents for next year. To 9.82 euros per hour. Gross. Dear Rutte, this is still too much to die
About the union
The Bond Precaire Woonvormen is set up to claim the housing rights of people who live in temporary, insecure, or too expensive housing. We fight for stable housing with housing security for everyone. The BPW organizes residents in solidarity networks and offers (legal) backup, both substantively and morally, for those who want to stand up for their rights. Since 2010, the Bond Precaire Woonvormen has been active as a volunteer association. Get involved!
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