A writing is seen on the wall in front of the large apartment block in Abel Santamaría, a public housing periphery of Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, 31 July 2008. The Cuban economic transformation (after the revolution in 1959) has changed the housing status in Cuba from a consumer commodity into a social right. In 1970s, to overcome the serious housing shortage, the Cuban state took over the Soviet Union concept of social housing. Using prefabricated panel factories, donated to Cuba by...more »
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Date > 31 Jul 2008
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