Sweden

  • Eskilstuna
  • Gothenburg (core)
  • Huddinge
  • Lidköping
  • Malmö
  • Stockholm

Facts

  • Gothenburg city hosted the 2011 HABITACT peer review
  • Gothenburg, Stockholm and Malmö are piloting Housing First programmes
  • A number of Swedish local authorities have recently adopted 5-year strategies to prevent and address homelessness
  • Key words: hemlös (homeless), hemlöshet (homelessness), härbärge (shelter), socialt arbete (social work), fattigdom (poverty), armod (poverty)

 

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