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Rio de Janeiro

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Initiatives by topic

Communities online

RioOnWatch.org, 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

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]

News and comment

2016

Solidarity Economy Part I: Cooperative Development in Rio and Beyond, Sep 29 [2]

2015

Rio de Janeiro named as first 'fully committed city' in fight against climate change, August 31 [3]

2014

The Cost of Living in Rio de Janeiro Is Too Damn High, time for the Surreal? January 30 [4]

Resources

Maps

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,


References

This page includes Creative Commons Licensed content from the Sustainable community action wiki on Wikia.
The list of authors can be seen in the history, link via drop down menu at top left of page.

  1. wikipedia:Ciclovía#Brazil
  2. rioonwatch.org
  3. edie.net
  4. globalvoicesonline.org


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