Latest Past Events

IGH Community of Impact Webinar Series: Launch of the International Journal on Homelessness


The Ruff Institute of Global Homelessness (IGH) is proud to partner with the International Journal on Homelessness (IJOH) to celebrate the launch of its first issue. For the webinar, researchers will present their papers featured in the first issue of the journal. The webinar will be held in English, with Spanish interpretation available. If you […]

World Homeless Day: A Global Conversation on Homelessness


Engaging in robust, inclusive discussions about complex issues, such as homelessness, are necessary to draw connections between these global successes, scale best practices among practitioners, and catalyze prevention and eradication. IGH will host an organized, online discussion where practitioners, researchers, policymakers, advocates, etc. will meet to exchange knowledge and perspectives about¬† the state of homelessness […]

Housing First in International Contexts: Community of Impact Webinar Series


Housing First has been widely adapted throughout the world since being developed by Dr. Sam Tsemberis. Housing First programs have been found to be highly effective at achieving housing stability for chronically homeless individuals with complex needs. In this webinar, Dr. Sam Tsemberis and speakers from three international cities, Edmonton, Canada; Glasgow, Scotland, and Santiago, […]