This Week

by Community Contributors

COP26 Seen from Here: The Participation of Brazilian Favela and Peripheral Groups at the UN Climate Conference

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 […]

Video stories

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?

Podcasts

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 […]

Energy Justice