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February 2011

Way Beyond the UPP

Here we are more than two years on from the implementation of the UPP (Police Pacification Unit) in Santa Marta, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro’s South Zone. What has [...]

February 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

On The Edges of Av das Américas-Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part article about a community of 200 families on Avenida das Américas, which all face the prospect of forced eviction. For Part 1, click here. [...]

February 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

On The Edges of Av das Américas–Part 1

This is Part 1 of a two-part article about a community of 200 families on Avenida das Américas, in Guaratiba. For Part 2 click here. Along Avenida das Américas in [...]

February 3, 2011 // 0 Comments