#Homelessness

  • Article: 5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice
    Citizenship

    5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 17, 2019

    Spread the spirit of Ubuntu in 67 minutes. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population
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    These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    July 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A fleet of four decommissioned buses has been transformed into shelter. Read more

  • Article: The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes
    Finance & Innovation

    The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2019

    Lack of housing is one of the biggest problems in the city. Read more

  • Article: 'Groundbreaking' Homelessness Center Offers Gym, Free Wi-Fi, and In-House Doctors for Real Solutions
    Citizenship

    'Groundbreaking' Homelessness Center Offers Gym, Free Wi-Fi, and In-House Doctors for Real Solutions

    By Madeleine Keck|July 2, 2019

    The center is the largest in Australia and is expected to help people back into permanent housing. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report
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    Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report

    By Helen Lock|June 24, 2019

    Some of the areas reportedly saw cuts of more than three times the national average. Read more

  • Article: There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It
    Citizenship

    There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2019

    Homelessness charity Crisis says the Vagrancy Act deters people who are homeless seeking help. Read more

  • Article: Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol
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    Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol

    By Helen Lock|May 29, 2019

    “He died in this doorway as shoppers walked by.” Read more

  • Article: This New Bakery and Kitchen in Manchester Will Give Jobs to Homeless People
    Citizenship

    This New Bakery and Kitchen in Manchester Will Give Jobs to Homeless People

    By Helen Lock|May 24, 2019

    "No matter who you are or what you've got in your back pocket, everyone is welcome." Read more