Resources & Research from Denmark

Integrated approaches to combating poverty and social exclusion – Best practices from EU Member States

This publication of best practices to combat poverty and social exclusion includes Housing First projects from Italy and Denmark. http://www.effectiefarmoedebeleid.nl/files/3614/6668/9668/WEB_93954_EUNL_Brochure_A4.pdf

Read more...
Watch

Lessons from Denmark on Housing First

Video about Housing First in Denmark, in Dutch, produced after a Belgian study visit to Denmark.

Read more...
Download

Testing a Typology of Homelessness Across Welfare Regimes: Shelter Use in Denmark and the USA

This article compares patterns of homeless shelter use in Denmark and the USA. The result support a hypothesis that countries with more extensive welfare systems and lower level of poverty have lower levels of homelessness, mainly amongst those with complex support needs. Countries with less extensive welfare systems homelessness affects broader groups and is more widely associated with poverty and housing affordability problems.

Read more...