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Getting down to the details to tackle inequality

There are around 300 reported cases of homelessness each year, a number that has stayed stable over the past five years.

In sharing this figure in Parliament yesterday, Minister for Social and Family Development Desmond Lee sought to shed light on a side of Singapore that is invisible to most.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 08, 2018, with the headline 'Getting down to the details to tackle inequality'. Print Edition | Subscribe