Friday, April 13, 2018
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today two emergency support operations totaling US$65 million for restoring agriculture livelihoods, strengthening resilience, and rebuilding houses destroyed by Hurricane Maria. This represents the...
Friday, April 6, 2018
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has had to reduce the number of dwellings that can be restored under its home repair programme for St. Maarten. The original number of 500 homes has been decreased to 150.
Dutch Minister of Home Affairs...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
The Trump administration is once again calling for the complete elimination of a heating assistance program that helps to keep the homes of low-income families warm.
Saturday, February 17, 2018
A variety of programs in Mankato (USA) to provide affordable housing for low-income workers, shelter for the homeless, food for the poor, and health care for the uninsured would see funding cuts under the Trump administration's proposed budget.
Monday, November 27, 2017
Speaking at the launch of the report Threshold chair, Dr Aideen Hayden, said: "The unprecedented level of calls received by Threshold in 2016 is indicative of the financial and mental distress experienced by those living in the private rented sector,...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
The federal government has announced the details of its ten-year national housing strategy, which includes the introduction of a housing benefit for families that won't kick in until after the next federal election.
"[This is a] new, innovative plan...