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Featured image shows a meeting of a poor neighbourhood commission struggling for housing rights during the Portuguese democratic transition, Oporto (s.d.), circa 1974–5 (photo courtesy of the Alves Costa Collection, University of Coimbra, CD25Abril)

Featured image shows a detail from a map showing 2016 uptake rates for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, a key and longstanding initiative to reduce food insecurity in the United States. Despite demonstrated administrative efficiency and proven efficacy, the program is under threat (Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, Washington, DC, USA, July 2017)


Featured image shows the deplorably cramped living conditions of a sub-divided flat in a high-density neighbourhood in the Kowloon Peninsular, Hong Kong (photo by Wing-Shing Tang, January 2015)