IUT Policy Papers
Below are some key IUT policy papers and press releases on different matters. For our policies on energy, please see the special energy policy site.
The IUT Priorities for the European Parliament has now been translated to German, Spanish, Catalan, French, and to Italian. Members and supporters can use and adapt this to their particular circumstances and send the text to their respective MEPs.
IUT’s housing policy working group has drafted a letter IUT Priorities for the European Parliament 2019-2024FINAL to MEPs ahead of the European elections in May 2019. Members and supporters can use, adapt and translate if they wish and send their own version to their MEPs.
IUT has issued a position paper on security of tenure and rent stabilisation and control. The paper was approved by the IUT Board at their Board meeting on 4th May 2018.
Press release on World Consumer Day 15th March 2018
Contribution to the Consultation on the European Pillar of Social Rights
Preventing Inadequate Housing is a Gain for Society
IUT’s tri-annual EU activity report 2013-2015
IUT Declaration: Eviction is not the solution! People need roofs over their heads! May 2015
Future Challenges of Social Housing in Europe: New Perspectives for the financial and legislative framework of the EU
CECODHAS Housing Europe
Will the Investment flow to the real Economy meet Affordable Housing
IUT – meets with Commissioner Mimica, European Commissioner for Consumer Protection
Tenants’ Milestones for the new European Parliament (eng)
Tenants’ Milestones for the new European Parliament (fr)
Tenants’ Milestones for the new European Parliament (de)
About Time to stop a European wave of Evictions
In a Social Europe we want more Social Housing
Welcomes new EU Initiative for Social Housing
10 Energy Policy Recommendations of the International Union of Tenants
Affordable Rental Housing for the Young
We need more Affordable Housing to Solve European Economic Crisis, not less
IUT published three joint documents with the EHF:
Future Perspectives of a European Housing Policy
Recommendations on Housing for Young Adults
Towards a European Agenda for Social Housing
Changing Lifestyles, Changing Climate
EU Commission, keep your hands off our social housing systems
EHF– Letter to Members of the European Parliament
Tenants Make a Social Europe
IUT EU Position paper, 2007