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Suburbia: Public housing in Cuba
A Cuban girl looks from the balcony in the apartment block in Alamar, a public housing complex in the Eastern Havana, Cuba, 14 August 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 Soviets, huge public housing...more »
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Date > 14 Aug 2008
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