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Suburbia: Public housing in Cuba
A horse eats grass in the open space among the large apartment blocks in Alamar, a public housing suburb of Havana, Cuba, 9 February 2011. 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 Soviets, huge public housing...more »
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Date > 9 Feb 2011
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