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Q #1, Answer: A.) 4 million
The National Low Income Housing Coalition estimates only 35 affordable homes are available for every 100 renter households nationally.
Additional resource: The Gap Report — nlihc.org/research/gap-report
Q #2, Answer: D.) 2 percent
The New Urban Agenda sets a new global standard for sustainable urban development and will help us rethink how we plan, manage and live in cities. The New Urban Agenda is a road map for building cities that can serve as engines of prosperity and centers of cultural and social well-being while protecting the environment. The agenda also provides guidance for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and provides the underpinning for actions to address climate change.
U.N. Report — un.org/sustainabledevelopment/blog/2016/10/newurbanagenda/
Habitat III — habitat3.org/the-new-urban-agenda/
Q #3, Answer: A.) True
Researchers at the University of Exeter, reviewing 40 studies from the past 20 years on links between volunteering and health, found that volunteers showed improved mental health, increased life satisfaction and lower depression rates — and even lived longer. Give yourself a boost while helping others through Habitat!
Additional resources: Volunteering and Health — bit.ly/1SWcMrT