Latest Past Events

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, […]

Homelessness, SDG 1 and Sustainable Recovery from COVID19: Poverty left behind


United Nations Human Settlement Programme (UN-Habitat) co-organized with Institute of Global Homelessness Homelessness is the manifestation of the failure to implement the right to adequate housing and to an adequate standard of living among others fundamental rights. The variations in definition for homelessness and homelessness-related conditions carries significant complications in terms of the consistency of […]