A mural by anonymous British street artist Banksy depicting a homeless man being pulled by two reindeer has gone viral on social media, as the number of homeless deaths in the country hit a new high last year.
The Supreme Court is to consider for the first time whether the Constitution gives homeless people a right to sleep on the sidewalk. The justices are weighing an appeal
Mirren joined Hollywood stars Will Smith and Brian Cox and an estimated 50,000 people in the "World's Big Sleep Out" event, which takes place in more than 50 cities from New York to Delhi and raises funds for homeless causes.
The plight of the homeless has not received the attention it deserves from the international community. Millions of people around the world still suffer from lack of housing
Three days a week, he and other volunteers of the RomAmoR (RomeLove) association he founded make the rounds of food markets and bakeries for contributions from retailers who help him live out his dream of feeding the homeless.
Exhausted from days of driving in search of shelter in northwest Syria, 38-year-old Ghossoon has no idea where her family will go after fleeing regime and Russian bombardment.
Fire swept through a shantytown in suburban Mandaluyong City in Metro Manila, and raged uncontrolled for more than eight hours, injuring at least 13 people and rendering homeless 1,600 families or close to 9,-000 individuals, according to officials.
Rao currently has a capacity of 100 accommodation units that he wishes to offer to the homeless so that they can have a proper place to live in till things regularise for them to return to their respective countries.
Khalil Ashawi went to the Atmeh camp for displaced people on the Syrian-Turkish border, where families have been sheltering since 2011 from a conflict that has made half of Syrians homeless.
From the Philippines to Italy, homeless people have faced fines or arrest for failing to comply with coronavirus lockdown restrictions, activists and researchers warned, calling for more support and leniency from authorities.