Tag Archives: Rio de Janeiro Strategic Plan

Building Rio, yes indeed

Politicians trip themselves up but democracy moves forward The government limps along, public safety wavers, but a bunch of people are busy chopping wood for the benefit of Rio de Janeiro. Para português, clique aqui Casa Fluminense, Meu Rio and … Continue reading

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Countdown to first mega-event: how far has Rio come?

Planning and monitoring are new to most Brazilians. Participation and trust, too. Less than a month from the June 13 start date for the Rio + 20 U.N. conference on sustainable development, government officials scrambled to reduce hotel costs and … Continue reading

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