#Housing

  • Article: Pret a Manger Is Opening a Hostel for Homeless People in London
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    Pret a Manger Is Opening a Hostel for Homeless People in London

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 8, 2019

    It’s a “first for the food industry in the UK.” Read more

  • Article: Microsoft Will Spend $500 Million to Improve Affordable Housing in Seattle
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    Microsoft Will Spend $500 Million to Improve Affordable Housing in Seattle

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 17, 2019

    “A healthy business needs to be part of a healthy community.” Read more

  • Article: South Africans Evicted From Their Homes Are Fighting for Urban Land Reform
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    South Africans Evicted From Their Homes Are Fighting for Urban Land Reform

    Nov. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Five years ago people were evicted to make way for housing for members of the ANC. Read more

  • Article: This Bus Once Housed Sam Smith and David Guetta. Now It's a Home for Manchester's Homeless.
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    This Bus Once Housed Sam Smith and David Guetta. Now It's a Home for Manchester's Homeless.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 24, 2018

    The luxury tour bus can offer 5,110 nights of sleep for the homeless in one year. Read more

  • Article: A Photo of 6 Homeless Children Sleeping in a Police Station Shines a Light on Ireland's Housing Crisis
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    A Photo of 6 Homeless Children Sleeping in a Police Station Shines a Light on Ireland's Housing Crisis

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 10, 2018

    One in three living in emergency accommodation now is a child. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Move to Wales If You Want to Save the Planet
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    Why You Should Move to Wales If You Want to Save the Planet

    Aug. 2, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In rural Wales, a pioneering and collective housing eco-venture is underway. Read more

  • Article: Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running
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    Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    It’s now the highest it’s been since records began. Read more

  • Article: 20,000 Homeless Brazilians Marched 20 KM to Demand Affordable Housing in Sao Paulo
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    20,000 Homeless Brazilians Marched 20 KM to Demand Affordable Housing in Sao Paulo

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 2, 2017

    In Brazil, 1.2 million people are either homeless or “precariously housed.” Read more