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To kick off the European week of cities and regions, FEANTSA launched the cities Toolkit for Ending Homelessness on October 8, 2018. The toolkit provides cities, local and municipal authorities with a framework to make a meaningful impact in the...
FEANTSA
Editorial Articles Joanne Bretherton: Reconsidering Gender in Homelessness  Cecilia von Otter, Olof Backman, Sten-Ake Stenbery & Carin Qvarfordt Eisenstein: Dynamics of Evictions: Results from a Swedish Database Nikos Kourachanis: Homelessness...
FEANTSA, Fondation Abbé Pierre
All across Europe, the under 30s have been particularly affected by the budget cuts and austerity policies of the last few years. So-called stay-at-home policies have proliferated in some European countries (the United Kingdom, Germany, Denmark, the...
Fondation Abbé Pierre, FEANTSA
Since 2015, FEANTSA and the Fondation Abbé Pierre have released a yearly Overview of Housing Exclusion in Europe. These annual reports look at the latest Eurostat data (EU-SILC) and assess EU countries' capacity to adequately house their populations...
Canada Without Poverty, Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, and FEANTSA
Youth homelessness is a pressing issue worldwide that requires urgent attention. To help address the issue, a collaborative group of organizations from Canada and Europe have developed Youth Rights! Right Now! Ending Youth Homelessness: A Human...
Bill Edgar, Joe Doherty, Amy Mina-Coull
The significant feature of homelessness in Europe over the past 25 years has been its persistence. Traditional policies have increasingly been found wanting in the light of the changed economic and demographic circumstances of the last quarter of...
This toolkit is for organisations who provide services for mobile EU citizens who are homeless in a Member State of which they are not nationals. We have created this toolkit because, like you, we believe that it is important to understand why...
FEANSTA
Articles Reconsidering Gender in Homelessness Joanne Bretherton Dynamics of Evictions: Results from a Swedish Database Cecilia von Otter, Olof Backman, Sten-Ake Stenbery & Carin Qvarfordt Eisenstein Homelessness Policies in Crisis Greece: The...
Naomi Nichols, Kaitlin Schwan, Stephen Gaetz, Melanie Redman, David French, Sean A. Kidd, Bill O'Grady
With the release of Without a Home: The National Youth Homelessness Survey (2016), we now have robust national data on the links between youth homelessness and child welfare involvement. Without a Home, conducted by the Canadian Observatory on...
Stephen Gaetz
In recent years, policy-makers and service providers have expressed concerns about whether and how Housing First can be applied to the population of young people who experience homelessness. In response, A Safe and Decent Place to Live was developed...
Volker Busch-Geertsemaa, Dennis Culhane, Suzanne Fitzpatrick
There is no globally agreed definition of homelessness. Even within countries, the topic can be contentious. At the same time, we know we can’t measure and solve a problem we can’t define, so in 2015 IGH made developing shared language on...
FEANTSA is the European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless. We are the only European NGO focusing exclusively on the fight against homelessness. Our ultimate goal is an end to homelessness in Europe. Established in 1989,...
Olga García, Gaspar Brändle
ETHOS, the European Typology on Homelessness and Housing Exclusion, was launched by FEANTSA in 2005. Following a two-year review process, it became the main reference for the study of homelessness in the European Union. ETHOS is a conceptual and...
the European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless, Abbé Pierre Foundation
As part of FEANTSA and the Fondation Abbé Pierre's series on Access to Decent and Afforable Housing in Europe: Case Studies and Innovative Solutions, this publication looks at how to mobile the private rental market to provide social solutions in...
With this 4th report on homelessness and housing exclusion, FEANTSA and the Abbé Pierre Foundation ask: what is meant with "European cohesion” when another Europe, deprived of a home or even a shelter, is being left behind? This report explores the...