Una vida en la favela
Abstract: Carmen Lucia Mareiro Maia, 58 years old, is a nurse who has lived at the Tabajaras community all her life. Tabajaras is a small slum located near the Copacabana neighborhood, the heart of south Rio. It is said that slums here are like little cities inside the city, with […]
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A Planet Of Slums?
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Charles Leadbeater: Education Innovation in the Slum
Charles Leadbeater went looking for radical new forms of education – and found them in the slums of Rio and Kibera, where some of the world’s poorest kids are finding transformative new ways to learn.