Housing Crisis and Activism: Perspectives from Athens, Budapest, Cape Town and Istanbul

We will discuss the multifaceted housing crisis across geographies, examples of solidarity and housing struggles with our guests from Budapest, Cape Town, Athens and Istanbul in the MADacademy Meetings on 14 May 2022.


Aphiwe Ngalo, Organizer / Ndifuna Ukwazi – Cape Town
Bevil Lucas, Occupation leader and housing activist / Reclaim the City – Cape Town
Robyn Park-Ross, Researcher / Ndifuna Ukwazi – Cape Town
Sotiris Sideris, Data journalist / Reporters United, Center for Collaborative Investigative Journalism (CCIJ),  AthensLive – Athens
Yaşar Adnan Adanalı, Urbanist / Center for Spatial Justice – Istanbul
Zsuzsanna Pósfai, Housing policy expert / Periféria Policy and Research Center – Budapest

The event will start at 16:00 on Saturday in Postane Hall and will be live on YouTube. The capacity of the hall is limited to 60 people. Registration is not required. The event will be held in English.