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Black July: Against Racism, Militarization, and Apartheid

Understand Justice and Energy Efficiency in the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro

What’s a Favela Community Land Trust?



I Want To Read Black Authors: When Will We See Proper Representation in Brazilian Schools and Universities? [OPINION]

Clique aqui para Português This is our latest article in a series created in partnership with the Behner Stiefel Center for Brazilian Studies at San Diego State University, to produce articles for the Digital Brazil Project on climate impacts and affirmative action in […]

Sustainable Favela Network


Is Rio de Janeiro’s Cleanest Sewage in the Favela? Sustainable Vale Encantado Community Invites Press to Unveiling of Full Biosystem for Sewage Treatment and Solar Panels [PRESS RELEASE]

Clique aqui para Português Thirty years after the Rio ’92 Earth Summit, on June 4,* press conference and launch event will bring together residents and allies responsible for the sustainable project. Click here to register. […]

Energy Justice