|Ad campaign in bodo|
|Streetvibes (Cincinnati, USA)|
As part of Vendor Week, street papers worldwide this week take part in a programme of events and activities celebrating street paper vendors, championing their entrepreneurial spirit and challenging perceptions of poverty and homelessness.
|Ad campaign in Licevlice (Macedonia)|
|Ad campaign in L'Itineraire|
In Africa,The Big Issue Malawi ran the story, and The Big Issue South Africa launched a campaign featuring two vendors' life stories every day during Vendor Week. The Big Issue Australia also promoted the week and their local events online.
Straatjournaal in the Netherlands decided its February cover to Vendor Week, placing a vendor image on the cover with the title: “Did you know that I am one of 28,000 street paper vendors?” Inside the magazine, it featured a selection of vendor profiles from around the world. Colleague street paper De Riepe in the north of Holland also ran it.
|Cover of Straatjournaal,|
|Street Roots (Portland, USA)|
|Cover of L'Itineraire|
|The Big Isssue (UK)|
L’Itineraire in Montreal, Canada dedicated its cover to vendor week and created a ‘special report’ section in its latest edition, featuring vendors from around the world.
Many other street papers published the poster and feature on their websites and social media pages.
Readers worldwide are encouraged to get involved and join the global celebration of street paper vendors via Twitter: #INSPiringpeople