Submission to inquiry into homelessness in Australia

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Economic Justice Australia has made a submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs inquiry into homelessness in Australia. Our submission  focuses on the ways in which social security policies and systemic barriers can cause homelessness and undermine the effectiveness of programs aiming to prevent homelessness among people in vulnerable populations; and considers the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on housing insecurity given current social security frameworks.