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Initiatives by topic

Communities online, English language mirror to Favela.Info, a collective blog about the changes and happenings in Rio de Janeiro in the lead up to the 2016 Olympic Games, to be held in the city.

Cycling activism

Bike Rio, Wikipedia:Rio de Janeiro#Bicycles


Maps: Iniciativas Colaborativas e Comunitárias do Rio

Social inclusion

Catalytic Communities (CatComm/ComCat) (a.k.a.: Comunidades Catalisadoras (ComCat))

Sustainable transport activism

Walkable city streets are commonly closed on Sunday in major cities (of Brazil), one notable example being Avenida Atlântica in Copacabana, Rio De Janeiro. [1]

Towards sustainable economies

Circuito Rio Ecosol - SEDES on facebook, Rio's solidarity economy circuit

News and comment


The three-degree world: cities that will be drowned by global warming, Nov 3 [2]


The Favela as a Community Land Trust: A Solution to Eviction and Gentrification? Nov 15 [3]

Solidarity Economy Part I: Cooperative Development in Rio and Beyond, Sep 29 [4]


Rio de Janeiro named as first 'fully committed city' in fight against climate change, August 31 [5]


The Cost of Living in Rio de Janeiro Is Too Damn High, time for the Surreal? January 30 [6]



Towards sustainable economies: solidary enterprises, Rio de Janeiro

Interwiki links

Wikipedia: Rio de Janeiro, Public transport in Rio de Janeiro, Social issues in Rio de Janeiro, Sustainability in Rio de Janeiro,


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  1. wikipedia:Ciclovía#Brazil
  2. The Guardian


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