Beatriz Jaguaribe talks about Rio de Janeiro

Nadia Bartolini interviewed Professor Beatriz Jaguaribe following her seminar at the OpenSpace Research Centre on 8 February 2012 where she discussed the imaginaries of Rio de Janeiro.

The following links provide further information on the urban planning strategies involved in the construction of the sites for the 2016 Olympics, as well as the impact the Olympics will have on the favelas:

Rio 2016 Official website - Winning project for the Olympics

Article from Time on the favelas' pre-Olympics makeover

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