Events posted in October 2016


Monday Oct 17, 2016 09:00AM to Thursday Oct 20, 2016 06:00PM
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HH have applied to participate in the UN Habitat conference in October this year. The conference happens every 20 years and is the third of it's kind. Officially the conference Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III).

This October, in time for the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), select streets, public spaces, and neighborhoods in Quito will be home to the Habitat III Village: a unique space open to all where urban innovations and solutions will be showcased to reflect on urban planning, management, and sustainable development.

The Habitat III Village will be staged throughout the city, including the main venue of the Conference, and will be an innovative and vibrant space where urban planners, organizations, and urban stakeholders from all over the world will implement urban solutions, projects, and interventions as a live model and legacy of the New Urban Agenda in Quito.

Habitat III Village is an initiative of the Habitat III Secretariat with the support of the Housing Ministry of Ecuador, in collaboration with several agencies of the Metropoli-tan District of Quito, and coordinated by the Metropolitan Institute of Urban Planning and La Mariscal Neighborhood’s administration. 

WHEN: Monday Oct 17, 2016 09:00AM to
Thursday Oct 20, 2016 06:00PM


Monday Oct 03, 2016 12:00PM to Tuesday Aug 09, 2016 01:00PM
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HH has been invited to be Knowledge Partners at the “change makers room” in the upcoming forum Make Room India, held in Bengaluru (former Bangalore) in October. Coordinated in response to the joint commitment between the European Union and EU delegation to India to create an action agenda that aims to focus on four major areas of healthcare, inequality, climate change and education. The outcome of the 7 day forum will be the “Action Agenda for Change 2020” that will list scalable and sustainable solutions to local and global problems, of which we will embed the Housing for Health methodology as we’ve shown can be applied to any location or community in the world.


Changemakers Room 2016 is a seven day training forum, gathering 100 of the world’s most aspiring minds to identify current most pressing local and global problems. 100 change makers from all over the world will work closely with philanthropists, visionaries, global social change leaders, Nobel laureates, politicians, grassroots development practitioners and global non-formal education trainers to find innovative solutions to those local and global problems. Through role-play, research, case-studies, field visits, practical training and interactions with industry professionals change makers will enhance their diplomacy, negotiation, consensus-building, problem solving skills and cultural intelligence for leadership. Action Agenda for Change 2020 will serve as an official agreement among politicians and change makers to enforce solutions to prevent and stop the identified issues.


Action Agenda for Change 2020 (ACC2020) is a set of numerous innovative solutions to global issues to be adopted during the Change makers' Room 2016, on the October 8th and executed during the following 4 years by 100 aspiring Action Agenda for Change ambassadors worldwide.


The Changemakers' Room is designed to impact the entire world by: 1. creating well-defined, immediate action-oriented plan of change to be executed in the following four years; 2.creating a stronger, sustainable global change maker network; 3. electing 100 aspiring ambassadors of change executing innovative solutions worldwide.


WHERE: ST Joseph's College
36, Langford Rd, Langford Gardens, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560027, India
WHEN: Monday Oct 03, 2016 12:00PM to
Tuesday Aug 09, 2016 01:00PM