Problem

Social invisibility

Other Names:
Unrecognized people
Invisible people
Nonrecognition of people
Forced anonymity
Social anonymity
Nature:

Social invisibility refers to a group of people in the society who have been separated or systematically ignored by the majority of the public. As a result, those who are marginalized feel neglected or being invisible in the society. This can include elderly homes, child orphanages, homeless people or anyone who experiences a sense of ignored or separated from society as a whole .Social invisibility is not a fiction, it Exists

Incidence:
So called guest workers are often treated as if they do not exist or have any feelings.
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
10.02.1997 – 00:00 CET