The #UnequalCities Network

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With partners from India, Brazil, South Africa, Spain, and the U.S., the Network aims to bring together organizations, individuals, and ideas around creating housing access and housing justice through legal frameworks, cooperative models of land and housing, and community organizing. Sign up if you would like to receive housing justice reports and updates about community action and events.

Principal Investigator

Ananya Roy
University of California, Los Angeles


Marisa Lemorande
UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy

Vania Sciolini
UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy

Pamela Stephens
University of California, Los Angeles

Steering Committee

Gautam Bhan
Indian Institute for Human Settlements

Nicholas Blomley
Simon Fraser University

James DeFilippis
Rutgers University

Nik Heynen
University of Georgia

Maria Kaïka
University of Amsterdam

Michael Lens
University of California, Los Angeles

Toussaint Losier
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Sophie Oldfield
University of Cape Town

Keisha-Khan Y. Perry
Brown University

Laura Pulido
University of Oregon

Raquel Rolnik
University of São Paulo

Tony Roshan Samara
Urban Habitat

Core Partners

Desiree Fields
University of California, Berkeley

Melissa García Lamarca
Barcelona Laboratory for Urban Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Terra Graziani
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project, Educopia

Gilda Haas
LA Co-op Lab

Michele Lancione
Urban Institute, University of Sheffield

Erin McElroy
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project, New York University

Andrea Roberts
Texas A&M University

Sarah Treuhaft

Pete White
Los Angeles Community Action Network