Queuing for food handouts: How the pandemic has left thousands more going hungry in Spain

Queuing for food handouts: How the pandemic has left thousands more going hungry in Spain

A year after the pandemic hit Spain, the need for food handouts has soared in the country, especially by workers in the sectors hit hardest by the economic crisis that followed.

Cañada Real: Residents of Madrid’s shantytown struggle without heat in historic snowfall

Cañada Real: Residents of Madrid’s shantytown struggle without heat in historic snowfall

Spain approves guaranteed minimum income scheme for struggling families

Spain approves guaranteed minimum income scheme for struggling families

Why food aid queues are growing so fast during Spain’s coronavirus crisis

Why food aid queues are growing so fast during Spain’s coronavirus crisis

UN expert slams ‘appallingly high’ poverty rates in Spain

UN expert slams ‘appallingly high’ poverty rates in Spain

A quarter of all families with children in Spain live in poverty

A quarter of all families with children in Spain live in poverty

‘Working poor’ abound in Spain despite economic recovery

‘Working poor’ abound in Spain despite economic recovery

Seven facts that show the dark reality of Spain’s economic recovery

Seven facts that show the dark reality of Spain’s economic recovery

Spanish Word of the Year highlights hatred of poor people

Spanish Word of the Year highlights hatred of poor people

What recovery?  Economic rebound bypasses Spain’s poorest neighbourhoods

What recovery? Economic rebound bypasses Spain’s poorest neighbourhoods

Barcelona’s poorest residents to trial minimum income scheme in social experiment

Barcelona’s poorest residents to trial minimum income scheme in social experiment

Light, water and heat become a luxury for millions in Spain

Light, water and heat become a luxury for millions in Spain

Outrage in Spain over ‘energy poverty’ death of grandmother

Outrage in Spain over ‘energy poverty’ death of grandmother

Man rescued from bin after climbing in to find old clothes

Man rescued from bin after climbing in to find old clothes

Spain ranks among worst for kids at risk of poverty

Spain ranks among worst for kids at risk of poverty

Santander profits surge as bank rides high on Spain’s recovery

Santander profits surge as bank rides high on Spain’s recovery

Madrid ranked most segregated city in Europe between rich and poor

Madrid ranked most segregated city in Europe between rich and poor

Economic recovery? Nearly one in three Spaniards at risk of poverty

Economic recovery? Nearly one in three Spaniards at risk of poverty

Spain’s shocking north-south divide revealed in latest poverty statistics

Spain’s shocking north-south divide revealed in latest poverty statistics

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Spain minimum wage too low: Council of Europe

Spain minimum wage too low: Council of Europe

Seville sets €750 fine for rubbish rummagers

Seville sets €750 fine for rubbish rummagers

One in four Spaniards live in poverty: report

One in four Spaniards live in poverty: report

One in eight working Spaniards live in poverty

One in eight working Spaniards live in poverty

Hard-hit Spaniards more generous than ever

Hard-hit Spaniards more generous than ever

Poverty trap: Crisis takes toll on Spain’s kids

Poverty trap: Crisis takes toll on Spain’s kids

Struggling Swedes beg in Spain’s tourist hotspots

Struggling Swedes beg in Spain’s tourist hotspots

One third of Spanish kids at risk of poverty

One third of Spanish kids at risk of poverty

Struggling families sign off on painful 2013

Struggling families sign off on painful 2013

Spanish unions slam minimum wage freeze

Spanish unions slam minimum wage freeze

VIDEO: How poverty is etched on our faces

VIDEO: How poverty is etched on our faces

‘No Job Land’ film shows Spain’s crisis misery

‘No Job Land’ film shows Spain’s crisis misery

Spain’s wealth divide widest in Europe: Charity

Spain’s wealth divide widest in Europe: Charity

Spain’s ‘starving’ school kids shock Europe

Spain’s ‘starving’ school kids shock Europe

Jaen mayor halves €1,000 salary to help poor

Jaen mayor halves €1,000 salary to help poor

Catalan clubbers swap food for fiestas

Catalan clubbers swap food for fiestas

Andalusia to give school kids three meals a day

Andalusia to give school kids three meals a day

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor