Category : Housing Rights Network

City Level Campaign Committee Meeting

7 days ago / 0 comments

Slum Level Campaign Committee is held at Osmania University Camp number 3 on 25 January, 2020 Mr. Narenderreddy, resource person for the meeting, gave the introduction of the Osmania University Campus Slums, the history …

World Human Rights Cities Forum at Gwangju, South Korea

4 months ago / 0 comments

MSI Director, Bro. Varghese Theckanath attended the World Human Rights Cities Forum from 30, September to 3, October, 2019 at Gwangju, South Korea . It was decided to form an Asian Forum that will …

Press Meet : Justice for Bheemrao wada

7 months ago / 0 comments

It has been two decades since, slum residents of Bheemrao wada were evicted to give way for the new Congress Party Office.  The families were forcibly evicted with police support at early hours. Due …

Visit to Bronx Housing Court, New York.

8 months ago / 0 comments

Bro. Varghese attended the Bronx Housing Court, New York, on 10 July, 2019, in solidarity with Julia and Miguel, two tenants who were evicted from their houses for non-payment of rents. The Landlord who …

Meeting with Mr. Bandaru Dattatreya, MP.

2 years ago / 0 comments

Mrs. Hyma and Md. Ashfaq representing MSI-CHATRI gave Memorandum to Member of Parliament Sri. Bandaru Dattatreya regarding 2BHK Housing Scheme for Vignyanpuri slum on 18-11-2017, along with Hyderabad Bastee People’s Federation members and residents …

Facilitating Construction Labour

2 years ago / 0 comments

Montfort Social Institute has been facilitating construction labour in receiving Labour Cards. This year 421 construction labourers were assisted in receiving cards. Pics of Mrs. Manjula, Field Coordinator, distributing cards to construction labour from …

Hyderabad Bastee people’s Federation

3 years ago / 0 comments

MSI formed the Hyderabad Bastee People’s Federation at a Meeting of the leaders of slum communities at the MSI Auditorium on 12th August 2017. The five fold Goals of the Federation are: Uniting people …

Amaravati – Contradictions and Dilemmas of a New Capital City

3 years ago / 0 comments

MSI Director Bro. Varghese Theckanath talked on ” Amaravati – Contradictions and Dilemmas of a New Capital City” at two day conference on “Cities for People- Engaging with new urban agenda” conducted on 27th …

Women’s Day celebrations at Montfort Social Institute.

3 years ago / 0 comments

The best way to change the society and the underlying issues is to channelize the power of woman in every walk of life.

Hyderabad City Slum People’s Federation demand 2BHK housing by 2019

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Hyderabad City Slum People’s Federation (HCHPF) decided to pursue their demand for adequate housing and basic amenities through in situ development. Over 300 leaders representing the 1086 slum communities in Hyderabad demanded that …