Today, there are many housing issues all over the world. They affect economy and lives. From homelessness to infrastructure, countries around the world have to find solutions for the future. This is important for the future of the world. Homeless people are more likely to be victims of crime and diseases and many cannot hold a steady job. This means that they are not earning enough to afford housing or contribute to economy. Failing infrastructure may mean more traffic pollution and even spread of diseases from bad sanitation or unclean water. So, what can world do to deal with these huge issues?
One of the best ways to improve housing situation is economic development. This would mean that people would have jobs to earn money that can spend on housing. In addition, economic development means that governments would have more money to invest in infrastructure and building affordable housing. In addition, urban planning has to take in consideration the growth and provide appropriate services to all citizens. One of the answers to the issue of city planning and environmental pollution may be sustainable architecture. The use of recycled and more environment friendly materials may help the environment. In addition, housing pollution may be lesser as well as energy consumption. Finally social services need to be provided to make sure that people receive education and services they need to lift themselves from the cycle of poverty and move toward home ownership.