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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?


Sustainable Favela Network

by International Observers

Lata Doida: Rhythm and Recycling in Realengo [PROFILE]

Clique aqui para Português This is the tenth article in a year-long partnership with the Behner Stiefel Center for Brazilian Studies at San Diego State University to produce a series of monthly favela-sourced human rights and environmental justice reporting […]

by International Observers

The Transvida Recycling Cooperative and Kids’ Home of Dreams: Transformed Lives in Rio de Janeiro’s Favela of Vila Cruzeiro [PROFILE]

Clique aqui para Português This is the latest in a series of profiles of initiatives in Rio’s Sustainable Favela Network. Initiative: Cooperativa Transvida (Transvida Cooperative)  Contact: Facebook Year Founded: 2011 Community: Vila Cruzeiro, Complexo da Penha […]

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