I Believe in Human Rights: Youth Homelessness and Education

Deborah Delisle, Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education, tells the tales of youth formerly experiencing homelessness and how their stories demonstrate the necessity of prioritizing ... Continue Reading →

I Believe in Human Rights: My Personal Commitment to Ending Homelessness

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan discusses the formative time he spent volunteering in a homeless shelter, and how that spurred his dedication to ending homelessness. <... Continue Reading →

I Believe in Human Rights: A Viewpoint from Europe

Freek Spinnewijn, Director of FEANTSA, shares his views on human rights and the criminalization of homelessness in Europe. FEANTSA is a network of homeless service providers across Europe.... Continue Reading →

I Believe in Human Rights: An Australian Perspective

Lucy Adams, Manager and Principal Lawyer at Justice Connect Homeless Law, discusses her work with people who are experiencing homelessness in Victoria. "Laws and practices that criminalize homelessness and... Continue Reading →

I Believe in Human Rights

Find out from USICH Executive Director Barbara Poppe how basic human rights are fundamental to understanding and ending homelessness.

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Cabinet Leadership Advances Efforts to End Family Homelessness

On July 9th, the Obama Administration convened a meeting to push forward its agenda to end homelessness.

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In Order to Bend the Curve, We Must First Abandon the Line

Our lack of progress on ending chronic homelessness comes not from a lack of knowing what to do, we’ve known the solution to chronic homelessness for many... Continue Reading →

Project-Based Vouchers Can Help End Homelessness: Our Work in Houston

The Houston Housing Authority explains their use of project-based vouchers, a powerful tool that can be used to create and sustain a homeless response system in... Continue Reading →

Last Council Meeting of 2012 Focuses on Veterans, the Term Ahead

On December 11, members of all Council agencies, the Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, and the Associate Director of the Office of Management and Budget met together... Continue Reading →