VRIJWILLIGERSFUNCTIE | De Amsterdamse afdeling van de Bond Precaire Woonvormen is opgericht om de woonrechten van verschillende typen bewoners op te eisen. Wij vinden het ongewenst dat steeds meer mensen die moeite hebben om een plekje op de woningmarkt te veroveren in tijdelijke en precaire woonvormen terecht komen. Ons doel is het waarborgen van een …
On Saturday 9 September, the Bond Precaire Woonvorms (BPW) is organizing a General Members' Meeting in Groningen from 13:00 to 15:00. In addition to the ALV in June, we elect a new treasurer and chairman at this meeting, we assess the annual accounts and members and various working groups can exchange ideas. After the meeting there is room to talk while enjoying a drink and snacks.
For eleven years, Jelena has been wandering from a sublet room, to anti-squat houses and back to her old sublet address. In between, she tries to build a good life, despite high medical costs and long-term treatment with a psychologist (PsyQ) for PTSD. But: that good permanent living space, it just won't come.
Ben was made homeless by Hof Wonen on February 13 after an eviction. Because he had not followed the correct legal paths to take over the lease after the death of his sister, he had to be evicted from the house that had been in the family since 1986 by the police and bailiff. BPW The Hague took action to protect his right of residence together with Ben. Ben told his story at The Hague FM, questions were asked and on February 10 there was a solidarity action with handover of demands at the Hof Wonen head office in The Hague. Nevertheless, Hof Wonen decided to evict after broad social and political support, and Ben and his girlfriend have been homeless ever since.
Call to action! From March 25 to April 2, 2023, we will take to the streets throughout Europe for the right to housing and the city, and against the absurdly increased costs of our necessary living.
Join us too! Mobilize and join #HAD2023 in your city! Various campaigns are already planned in Amsterdam and Haarlem, among others. All actions can be found below on the website of Woonopstand.
After the resignation of Abel Heijkamp as chairman, in connection with his start as content coordinator for the project “Woonsecurity de basis”, the board of the Bond Precaire Woonvorms (BPW) is looking for a new chairman. The BPW is an association that fights for the right to housing and the city. We stand up for housing rights…
BPW The Hague will take to the streets in South West during the International Housing Action Week to hand out flyers against anti-squatting, temporary rental contracts and housing insecurity. Join and fight for housing security! We will start on 29 March at 19:30 atruimzicht and then spread over the Dreven en Gaarden & Bouwlust and Vredelust districts, where a number of clusters of demolition buildings are inhabited by anti-squat and temporary residents.
Kansfonds and BPW, housing security the basis The Bond Precaire Woonvorms and Kansfonds enter into a partnership! With the project 'Security of housing, the basis' we fight for social security. Collaboration Kansfonds & Bond Precaire Woonvorms: Housing security is the basis! In the Netherlands, a growing group of people live in insecurity. Due to the flexibilization of housing contracts, tightness in the 'housing market' and rising housing costs ...