Demolition of homes by government authorities

Other Names:
Punitive demolition of houses
Israeli military has used demolitions of homes of security suspects in the occupied territories in its effort to put down the Palestinian uprising. During 1988 over 560 have been demolished or sealed, displacing more than 5,000 Palestinians.
Related Problems:
Housing destruction by warfare
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET