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Climate Change and Displacement Initiative

The Climate Change and Displacement Initiative is an ongoing initiative instigated in 2009 designed to find practical and viable housing, land and property solutions for...

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Coastal Kids Project

No environmental issue is likely to impact upon the children of today more than climate change. Throughout the world, temperatures and sea levels are rising,...

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Myanmar HLP Initiative

Since its establishment in 2006, Displacement Solutions has been active in exploring the housing, land and property rights situation in Burma. The Burma HLP Initiative...

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War Crimes and the Home Initiative

The protection of housing, land and property (HLP) rights is central to the enjoyment of all economic, social and cultural, civil and political rights. However,...

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HLP Rights Training Courses

Displacement Solutions offers training courses and post-graduate and graduate-level academic courses on a variety of issues. Courses can vary in length from several hours on...

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Climate Displacement Starts Getting the Coverage it Deserves

International media is finally giving climate displacement the attention and coverage it deserves! The National and International New York Times came out with a front...

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DS Spearheading HLP Rights Advice in Post-Haiyan Philippines

DS is currently engaged in providing on-the-ground advice and expertise on numerous HLP issues arising in the aftermath of the tragic events of November 2013...

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The Peninsula Principles: Now Available in Spanish!

The Peninsula Principles are now available in Spanish. DS is very grateful to Carlos Arenas for his excellent translation, and hopes that people throughout Spanish-speaking countries...

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The Peninsula Principles in Action – Updates and Developments

The Peninsula Principles were adopted just over seven months ago. Since the 18th of August 2013, DS and many of its partners in states struggling...

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Climate Change Art Competition Held in Coastal Kids School in Bangladesh

On 22 January 2014, YPSA and William Carey Academy, Chittagong, Bangladesh jointly organised a Climate Change Art Competition with the support of the Coastal Kids Project....

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