Think tank

World Habitat

BSHF

Coalville, United Kingdom

World Habitat - formerly known as the Building and Social Housing Foundation (BSHF) - is a global housing charity. World Habitat helps bring housing to the people who need it the most. World Habitat is a catalyst for change. Which means they identify housing ideas and solutions, they transfer those ideas to people and places who need to know about them. They aim to benefit people around the world who need these ideas the most.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.bshf.org/

Address:
Memorial Square, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3TU, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , French , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1976
Age (years)
World Habitat
 45
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Peter Elderfield
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2016): David Ireland
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2016
World Habitat
 13
United Kingdom average
 40
Global average
 216

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
World Habitat
 7
United Kingdom average
 49
Global average
 156

Social

Twitter
Followers (2017)
World Habitat
 2,700
United Kingdom average
 19,491
Global average
 17,192
Followers (2016)
World Habitat
 1,676
Subscribers (2016)
World Habitat
 19
United Kingdom average
 1,769
Global average
 1,408

Data notes

Last updated: 12/02/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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