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February 2012

The Myth of Carnival

As legend goes, once upon a time there were two blocos (carnival street parties) leaving from opposite ends of Ipanema. In their first year they met in the middle and turned [...]

February 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

‘Living Park’ Project in Parque da Cidade

Parque Vivo (Living Park) is a project that works with children, youth and the elderly in Parque da Cidade, a small, relatively unknown but well-developed and well-located [...]

February 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

Muzema Residents Discuss Threat of Eviction

The 30-year-old community of Muzema is situated between a lagoon and the mountainside, adjacent to Jardim Oceânico, a wealthy area in Barra da Tijuca. One of the [...]

February 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

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