Category Archive: Streetpapers

Cais, Lisbon


Elenora: “We need a shelter in the centre of Skopje”

Before I visit Elenora, head of the unit for social, child and health protection, in the city of Skopje, I have already heard a lot about the role of the civil service in… Continue reading

Amdi: Life on the Balkan streets, without a moustache

We are sitting in a small Red Cross Macedonia waiting room, or alcove really, where virtually all the wall space is filled by framed certificates, making sure anyone who arrives early feels the… Continue reading

Working with long-term homelessness in Porto

“When I first started here, I thought I would change the world,” says Claudia, “I very quickly realised that wouldn’t happen.” Claudia is an outreach worker at the Porto distribution point of the… Continue reading