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Rio de Janeiro has moved forward, but won’t be spared recession: a conversation with Alfredo Sirkis

From student revolutionary to urbanism secretary, alderman, congressman and today, an activist focused on climate change, Alfredo Sirkis has much to say about the Rio metropolis’ past, present and future. Is he a visionary? He considers himself the “father of … Continue reading

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