Vila Autodromo : A cultural festival to call attention to evictions

Vila Autodromo : A cultural festival to call attention to evictions

“We wanted to protest, and also to call attention to our situation with those in power,” said  Rudinei Gomes, Vila Autodromo’s resident who participated to the ‪#‎OcupaVilaAutódromo‬ cultural festival this satudray. The space which was rapidly filling with...
A year to Rio : protest against human rights violations

A year to Rio : protest against human rights violations

While Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff announced the official countdown to Rio 2016, a year from yesterday, a few hundred people held a protest outside City Hall. United by diverse interests, the modest but noisy group were protesting against human rights violations...
Media monitoring : Children Rights and Mega Sporting Events

Media monitoring : Children Rights and Mega Sporting Events

The report “Children Rights and Mega Sporting Events in 2014″ was conducted by Karen Petry and Till Müller-Schoell of the Institute of European Sport Development and Leisure Studies in Cologne. They analysed cuttings from 24 different sources in 12 countries (Brazil,...
A year to Rio 2016: what media coverage for human rights?

A year to Rio 2016: what media coverage for human rights?

One year ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Terre des hommes launches the report “Children Rights and Mega Sporting Events in 2014” and calls for an increase in media coverage and scrutiny on Mega Sporting Events. The report was conducted by Karen Petry...