On Tuesday 10thof April took place at the Rovira i Virgili University the third interdisciplinary workshop: ‘’Right to housing, international protection of mortgage debtors, and housing and citizenship’’ organized by the UNESCO Housing Chair. Several experts, professionals, and academics attended this workshop.
The workshop started with a speech delivered by Dr. Immaculada Ribas Algueró, director of the Legal Service of the Catalonia’s Housing Agency, which was about the Act 8/2007 and other amendments and rules in the field of right to housing. The second speech was in charge of Dr. Federic Adán Doménech associate professor of Procedural Law at the Rovira i Virgili University and researcher of the UNESCO Housing Chair, in which the judicial problems of the floor clauses in consumer contracts was analysed. The last speech was delivered by the Dr. Diana Marín Consarnau, associate professor of Private International Law at the Rovira i Virgili University. She explained the golden visa around Europe, that is to say, the rights of residence and nationality as a mechanism to boost real estate investment. This seminar finished with a round table in which the attendants could discuss the topics presented.