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Suburbia: Public housing in Cuba
A young Cuban man, wearing a baseball cap, walks in front of a rusty container in Alamar, a public housing complex in the Eastern Havana, Cuba, 9 February 2009. 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 > 9 Feb 2009
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