There is no stereotype of the Irish homeless woman – she is young or slightly older, educated or without a leaving certificate, healthy or sick. The “careers” of those living on the streets of Dublin are very individual. But much more often than in the rest of Europe their stories are female. 41 percent of the homeless in Ireland are women.
Caoimhe O'Connell works for the "Dublin Simon Community", that provide emergency shelter and medical care. Photos: Mareike Graepel
Women have been involved in protest movements in Lebanon for long time. Foto: Ali Hashisho
On March 8, 2019 in Barcelona, thousands demonstrated for equal rights on International Women’s Day. Photo: Ajuntament Barcelona