Wednesday 5 June - 14h/17h
Workshop Sciences Po Lyon

An overview of housing exclusion in Europe

Feantsa and Fondation Abbé Pierre are presenting their 4th overview of housing exclusion in Europe.

With additionnal views from researchers, local stakeholders, people who experience(d) homelessness. Knowing together, to act together on key levers, to solve homelessness.


14h-14h10 : Introduction and moderation by Freek Spinnewijn (Director, FEANTSA)

14h10-15h : Presentation of the 4th overview on housing exclusion 2019

by Sarah Coupechoux (Fondation Abbé Pierre) & Chloé Serme-Morin (FEANTSA)

15h-15h30 : Questions/réponses & discussion avec la salle

15h30-16h50 : L’état de l’hébergement d’urgence en Europe : quelles clés pour ouvrir la porte de sortie ?


  • Atlantide Merlat (head of day center Péniche Accueil – researcher on housing and participative evaluation, FAP Auvergne-Rhône Alpes),
  • Mohamed Rhoulam (President of the Association Européenne des Régies de Quartier)
  • Juha Kaakinen (Y Foundation, Finland, pilgrim father and leader of the housing first in Europe)
  • Louis Bourgois and Jacques Foucart (Collectif SOIF)
  • Benoît Eyraud (ConfCap/CapDroits)



16h30-16h50 : Conclusion/opening by Mohamed Rhoulam, President of the European Association of Neighbourhood Authorities

16h50-17h : End words