Editorials Feb 7, 2018

Making housing safer for low-income people

While tightening regulations on operators of housing facilities for poor senior citizens, the government also should consider what financial support it can provide to ensure the safety of residents.

Disasters make 14 million people homeless each year, U.N. says

World Oct 13, 2017

Disasters make 14 million people homeless each year, U.N. says

About 14 million people are being made homeless on average each year as a result of sudden disasters such as floods and storms, new figures show. The risk of displacement could rise as populations swell and the impacts of climate change become more severe, said ...