Crashing on a park bench: when young people feel stressed or threatened the street can seem like the safest option.

Escape to the street

More and more young people are becoming homeless across the West. Catherine Yeomans reports on how to tackle the issue

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017

Homeless voices from around the world

Civil war, mental illness, poverty, gang violence: housing insecurity has many roots.

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017
In Bhubaneswar a woman wanders through a deserted apartment complex built under the 15-year-old Basic Services for the Urban Poor scheme. The city and slum residents blame each other for the delay in assigning the 192 empty apartments.

India's 'Smart City' plan stumbles over slums

India's $15 billion grand project is already in trouble. Nimisha Jaiswal investigates

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017
A ‘rough sleeper’ camps out in a church entrance next door to the lavish Trump Tower. Housing First was launched in New York City in 1992. It has now spread across North America and beyond.

Breaking the homelessness cycle?

Sian Griffiths reports on a no-nonsense movement which is reshaping traditional solutions to chronic homelessness

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017
Stuck on the street: only a quarter of families in the US that qualify receive housing assistance.

Finding home

With house prices and rents soaring, can there be a remedy to homelessness? Wayne Ellwood investigates.

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017

Then & Now

A photographic account of changes over the years in: housing; water; education; health; sanitation; food and farming; technology; and women.

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NI 499 - African village - January, 2017
Radical housing fix

Radical housing fix

Koren Helbig on a fairer, more equal way to solve Spain's homes crisis.

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NI 486 - The transgender revolution - October, 2015
Letters

Letters

Housing, prostitution, violence and the pursuit of economic growth. Praise, blame and all the points in between? Give us your feedback.

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NI 463 - Argentina's challenge - June, 2013

Housing - THE FACTS

Prices through the roof, a gaping deficit, homelessness, one billion in slums and an urban takeover.

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NI 461 - Demolition job - April, 2013
Stop evictions! Protesters signal their anger outside a bank in Barcelona.

Resisting evictions Spanish style

The fallout the property bubble is mass homelessness. Melissa García Lamarca records how public anger has galvanized the movement for housing justice.

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NI 461 - Demolition job - April, 2013
Begin again: inhabitants try to salvage belongings from the smoking remains of what were their homes after fire broke out in this slum in eastern Kolkata, India.

Safe as houses?

Homes are for living in – so why are they sites of great insecurity? Dinyar Godrej makes the case against the scandal and delusion of the property marketplace.

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NI 461 - Demolition job - April, 2013

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Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
Homelessness June, 2017
African village January, 2017
The transgender revolution October, 2015
The politics of language loss June, 2014
The war on whistleblowers April, 2014
Argentina's challenge June, 2013
Demolition job April, 2013
Demolition job April, 2013
Demolition job April, 2013
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