Topic: Housing

Mixed housing in south-east London

Which housing inequalities have been amplified by COVID-19, and what can be done to make the situation fairer for renters?

COVID-19 has highlighted the central role of housing in health outcomes and societal inequalities, with private renters looking particularly vulnerable ...
Edmonton, Canada

Real-time data, honestly shared: a brave new strategy that can help end homelessness?

Built for Zero programmes in North America suggest that bringing a community together around a real-time, honest appraisal of data ...

RESEARCH NOTES

Homelessness and COVID-19

Homelessness and COVID-19: a comparison of responses in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and England

To better understand the different approaches of each UK nation during COVID-19, Nick Bartholdy and Faye Greaves present a detailed ...
future of homelessness

Roundtable report: using evidence to tackle the long-term causes of homelessness in more systemic ways

In the second of IPPO’s policy roundtables, we discussed the future of homelessness in each UK nation in light of ...
Beyond the COVID crisis: can emergency measures be turned into systemic change to end homelessness?

Beyond the COVID crisis: can emergency measures be turned into systemic change to end homelessness?

Finland has seen unusual levels of success in reducing rough sleeping and long-term homelessness. Can its learnings inform strategies in ...
man rough sleeping on a street

Minimising the impact of COVID-19 on people sleeping rough: an overview of UK and global responses

While policy innovations in many countries have reduced the immediate risks for rough sleepers during COVID-19, these interventions are typically ...
The impact of COVID-19 on street homelessness

The impact of COVID-19 on street homelessness

We begin our work in the housing policy topic area with a thorough investigation into the impacts of COVID-19 on ...