FEANTSA 12th European Research Conference on Homelessness

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConference participation

Description

Asylum Seekers, Refugees and Homelessness: The Humanitarian Crisis and the Homelessness Sector in Europe This presentation focused on the unprecedented numbers of people are seeking safety and a better life in the European Union. This research explores the consequences for homelessness services as existing systems for processing asylum seekers and refugees have attempted to process a new level of mass migration and have come under sometimes unprecedented strain. Looking at 12 countries, including Greece, Italy and Germany, the research explores the use of homelessness systems to support migrants and considers the risks of increased homelessness among migrant groups in the European Union.
Period22 Sept 2017
Event typeConference
LocationBarcelona, SpainShow on map

Keywords

  • Homelessness
  • Migration