Monthly Archives: January 2014

Stop MIPIM 2014 – Update

MIPIM 2014 will be taking place between 11th and 14th of March in Cannes in the south of France, and is one of global capitalism’s major annual events for all aspects of the property industry, including the buying and selling of land, the planning, construction, financing, facilitation and management of housing and commercial property around the world. There will be some 20,000 participants, from some of the world’s biggest property developers, estate agents, builders and local government, each paying an entry fee of €1,600 per person, coming together to conduct some of the biggest property deals of the decade.

SQUASH NewsRound: December 2013 – January 2014

The SQUASH NewsRound (dec 2013 – Jan 2014) contains the following articles: 1) Update from the Networks – ASS, SLN, Eviction Resistance, SQUASH, lovesquatting; 2) Iceland skippers arrested; 3) Lib Peck challenged; 4) Brazilian World Cup mass-evictions; 5) MIPIM 2014; 6) Calais Call-out

Haldane Society Lecture on Squatting – 15 January

The Haldane Society for Socialist Lawyers will be holding a talk on Squatting as part of its Human Rights 2014 lecture series

The government’s attack on squatters

David Watkinson – housing barrister
Advisory Service for Squatters

All lectures start at 6.30pm
At the University of Law, 14 Store Street, London WC1A 7DE
Admission free