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Big Bad World

Polyp’s latest cartoon, from our June magazine.

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Civil war, mental illness, poverty, gang violence: the many roots of homelessness

We talked to homeless in different countries and they revealed housing insecurity’s different causes around the world.

Filed in: Mexico, Philippines, United Kingdom and United States

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Can the migrants who make it convince others not to risk it?

How Senegal is trying to involve the diaspora to curb emigration. By Sofia Christensen

Filed in: European Union and Senegal

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‘We feel stronger’: meet those fighting the sand-dredging business in Cambodia

A source of corruption and environmental degradation. Rod Harbinson reports.

Filed in: Cambodia

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The day Colombia’s FARC guerrilla ceases to exist as an armed group

The guerrillas are handing weapons over to the UN, but they are in fear. Thomas Mortensen reports from Urabá.

Filed in: Colombia


‘The borderless Republic’: Sheffield celebrates migration

Britain’s largest festival about refugees and sanctuary is more relevant than ever, writes Lydia Noon.

Filed in: United Kingdom


Only Planet

Marc Robert’s monthly cartoon, from our June magazine.

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Lost in exile: The forgotten Chagos Islanders of West Sussex

A group of Indian Ocean islanders, forcibly removed from their homes 50+ years ago and deported to England, are still fighting for recognition and basic rights. By Alexi Demetriadi.

Filed in: Chagos and United Kingdom

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A marathon without finish: Nigeria's fight against polio

The end of the battle against polio might be in sight, but violence and public mistrust are creating yet more obstacles. Laura Jiménez Varo investigates.

Filed in: Nigeria

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Raising the roof in the fight against homelessness

A round-up of inspired ideas and practices.

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Escape to the street

More and more young people are becoming homeless across the West. Catherine Yeomans reports on how to tackle the issue

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