#Homelessness

  • Article: British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    Aug. 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of people sleep rough on England's streets every night. But this app could help. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Aug. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Homelessness has been increasing in England for nearly a decade. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Woman's Tent Repeatedly Set on Fire in Lincolnshire Town

    Homeless Woman's Tent Repeatedly Set on Fire in Lincolnshire Town

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 21, 2019

    Attacks against people who are homeless are not currently recorded as hate crimes. Read more

  • Article: One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Homelessness says official records of people dying while homeless are "inconsistent". Read more

  • Article: The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|July 26, 2019

    The tournament is played by people experiencing homelessness all over the world. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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