by International Observers

Rio’s Stormwater Systems: A Primer

Clique aqui para Português A stormwater system is infrastructure designed to slow down, harvest, and relocate excess rainwater in order to prevent flooding or other damage caused by large volumes of water collecting in a given area. In addition […]


Bangu’s Striking Heat

Clique aqui para Português For the original article in Portuguese by Viva Favela click here.  The start of March marks the end of summer, disappointing those Rio locals (cariocas) who frequent the beaches, swimming pools and […]