WHA 2020 Presentation Event: Celebrating Outstanding Housing Solutions

Join World Habitat for a special online event on Tuesday 12 October to discuss, debate and celebrate the remarkable work of their 2020 award-winning projects.

This event will provide an opportunity to discover and analyse the processes, lessons and solutions to three of the biggest housing challenges, from three remarkable organisations.

This will be followed by insightful commentary from a panel key housing experts, including:

  • Leilani Farha, former UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Housing and current Global Director of The Shift;
  • David Ireland, Chief Executive of World Habitat;
  • Christophe Lalande, Head of Housing Unit at UN-Habitat; and
  • Claudia Murray, Research Fellow at the School of Real Estate and Planning at the University of Reading.

Discussing the impactful work of their organisations, Onno Ruhl, General Manager of the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH), Neil Munslow, Housing Services Manager at Newcastle City Council, and Héctor Guarda the Capellán (Chaplain) of TECHO will also feature on the panel. A Q&A session for audience members will conclude the event, where there will be the opportunity to ask panellists about their projects and gain insight into their achievements.

This event will take place from 14:00 – 15:30 (BST) on Tuesday 12 October.

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