News posts by INSP:

Pay It Forward: The Big Issue’s newest initiative helps vendors earn more with reader resale

The Big Issue partners with digital bank Monzo to create a new revenue stream for vendors: every reader has the opportunity to resell the magazine.

#VendorWeek 2019: CEOs put on their vests and pitch in for The Big Issue Australia’s selling event

One of The Big Issue Australia’s annual #VendorWeek traditions is their CEO Selling event. This year, over 100 Australian business leaders from an array of companies and organisations took to the streets with vendors to learn about their work.

IN PHOTOS: Our final day in Athens for INSP 2016

Our final day of the 2016 INSP Summit in Athens was inspirational and emotional, as our delegates reflected over everything they have learned, and celebrated new friendships forged. Relive the days in photos and social media.

Job opportunity: could you be part of the global street paper movement?

INSP has announced a very exciting job opportunity for a full time Projects Assistant to be part of the team that delivers the Global Street Paper Summit, #VendorWeek and the INSP Awards.

INSP Awards 2016 open for entries

The INSP Awards 2016 – the annual celebration of excellence and innovation within the street paper network – are now open for entries.

VIDEO: “A Big Issue day” as UK street paper’s founder John Bird makes maiden speech in the House of Lords

The Big Issue founder John Bird today spoke of his decades of fighting poverty through street papers in his maiden speech to the House of Lords.

Follow #VendorWeek on social media here

Have you been using the #VendorWeek hashtag? We’re pulling through your messages on our Storify. Follow the event all over the world!

Why Australia (and the world) needs to invest in affordable housing, not defence

The Big Issue Australia Editor Alan Attwood has a modest proposal to solve homelessness – spend less on defence and more on housing.

Merry Christmas from INSP – and street paper vendors worldwide!

Frohe Weihnachten! Happy Christmas! Wesołych Świąt! Crăciun fericit! Feliz Navidad! Joyeux Noël! Seasons Greetings! Lep božič in srečno novo leto! Среќен Божиќ! God jul! 聖誕快樂吧。Baxtalo Krećuno thaj Baxtalo Nevo Berš!

What would the Night Before Christmas be like if you were homeless?

Denver VOICE vendor Brian Augustine has written a tribute to Clement Clarke Moore’s ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, with a personal twist.

Joy and reflection as Vancouver’s Megaphone launches new Hope in Shadows calendar

The launch of the calendar was a time for joy – and sadness, as the team found out that Alkina, pictured here in a photo from the calendar, had just passed away.

INSP announces new events management opportunity

INSP has announced a new volunteer position offering the opportunity to gain experience in international events management.