sábado, 11 de julho de 2020

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Deu no Guardian 
03-07-2020, por Amelia Hill 
Covid-19 exposes stark generational housing divide, UK report says 
The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a generational divide in living conditions across Britain, with young people more likely to be locked down in smaller, overcrowded homes with no access to garden than older age groups, a report has found. (..)
Caroline Abrahams, the charity director at Age UK, said: “Poor housing is a problem affecting people of all ages. Two million older households, including 530,000 long-term sick and disabled older individuals, live in homes classed as ‘non-decent’.”
Polly Neate, the chief executive of Shelter, added: “A toxic combination of expensive private rents, successive cuts to housing benefit, and a dire shortage of social housing have left us in a total mess. (Continua)