Bond Precaire Woonvormen

BOND PRECAIRE WOONVORMEN

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SP alderman Ivens says he cannot do anything for Jenny and her children

Do you want to support Jenny? Please contact the Bond Precaire Woonvorm or Thuisbasis. Yesterday, Wednesday, April 17, during the housing council committee of the municipality of Amsterdam, we spoke with several people about the case of Jenny and her children. In addition to Jenny herself, her neighbor Thea also spoke. On behalf of the Bond Precarious Housing…

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No eviction for Jenny and her children until there is a final solution

Eviction threatens a single mother and her two childrenAfter a period full of stress and uncertainty, Jenny(*) and her two school-age children (5 and 8) are at risk of homelessness on 1 May 2019. However, she does not receive a housing urgency from the municipality. In such cases, the following applies: first enter the crisis shelter, then urgency. Temporary…

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BPW part of the Bloc for Radical Climate Justice

On Sunday afternoon, March 10, 2019, a large Climate March will take place in Amsterdam. It promises to be the largest climate mobilization in Dutch history, organized by a broad coalition of organisations. While the House of Representatives is considering the draft climate agreement, the march wants to make a clear voice heard: “A safe future for ourselves and our …

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BPW stops eviction. Court rules: Erwin can stay

Erwin is an average home seeker who, with a waiting period of several years, had no chance of finding a social rental home. As a temporary tenant in the former town hall in Schijndel, he ended up in a kind of prison. His landlord at 'De Vastgoedprotector BV' (directly affiliated with the Temporary Living Foundation) even forced his door, whereby the house 'was not ...

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Students suffer from housing shortage: March 15 protest in Utrecht

The housing shortage is great. You have been registered for an average of eight years for a social rental home. Between 2009 and 2015, 262,400 social rental homes disappeared. Students must seek refuge in temporary and precarious housing. And that doesn't stand alone. We're talking to Aindriu. He came to the Netherlands as an Irish student…

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Launch European campaign against the financialisation of housing

 The BPW is also a member of The European Action Coalition. The coalition is launching an international campaign against large-scale commodification of housing. It is the result of the elaborate neo-liberal capitalist course that, in every European country, makes life a commodity in every possible way. Whether it's squares,…

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