YOUR BLOCK, OUR WORLD: BUILDING A GLOBAL PLATFORM FOR THE RIGHT TO THE CITY
July 14, 2017 - New York City
Photos from this event here. What exactly is the Right to the City? How does it relate to both global networks and community-based organizations? Join housing and human rights organizations from across New York and the world to learn about the Global Platform for the Right to the City and discuss how we can strengthen our collective work.
Your Block, Our World: Building a Global Platform for the Right to the City
A conversation with representatives from the Global Platform for the Right to the City, Picture The Homeless, Right to the City Alliance, and the Huairou Commission.
Friday, July 14
5:00pm – 7:00pm
The New School University Center
Starr Foundation Hall, 63 Fifth Ave, New York City
Co-hosted by the Global Platform for the Right to the City, The New School’s Global Urban Futures program, and the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office.
Download flyer here.
In the wake of the George Floyd protests, access to quality public transportation, mobility and racial justice have intersected in profound ways. While the car remains a symbol of individual freedom in the United States, for African Americans the reverse is true. Black motorists are more likely to be pulled over by the police than white motorists, increasing the likelihood of violent interactions.
Black, Indigenous and communities of color tend......
STAY UP TO DATE
Sign Up for our Newsletter