Caritas against Housing Shortage

Challenge

Germany has a shortage of 1 million apartments. Especially flats for people with lower income are in short supply: a social crisis.


Solution

The German Caritas takes to the streets. We put a whole family out on the pavement. Thousands demonstrated in bathtubs on the street.

Taking the German Housing Shortage to the streets helped to raise awareness and make the politicians react

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Everyone needs a home. There are 1 million apartments missing in Germany.

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Everyone needs a home. There are 1 million apartments missing in Germany.

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Everyone needs a home. There are 1 million apartments missing in Germany.

Impact