Sustainable Community Action
Rio 2016

Rio de Janeiro ("River of January"), commonly referred to simply as Rio, is the capital city of the State of Rio de Janeiro, the second largest city of Brazil and the third largest metropolitan area and agglomeration in South America, 6th largest in the Americas.

Places, projects and networks[]

  • Catalytic Communities

Greensmiley2 Social media:

Topic links[]

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Climate change

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.

Related topics[]

Brazil - Img13714 Portal - Links - News - Diary - Resources - Images - A-Z / Conteúdo em Português
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  1. globalvoicesonline, 11 September 2010