Rio Olympics 2016: a new plan for Vila Autodromo

Rio Olympics 2016: a new plan for Vila Autodromo

Residents of Vila Autodromo, the community alongside Rio’s Olympic Park, have finally agreed a new plan for their community with City Hall. It is a victory for the 20 families who signed the agreement, as they will now be rehoused within Vila Autodromo, after years of...
What Has Violence Got to Do With the Olympic Games?

What Has Violence Got to Do With the Olympic Games?

What Has Violence Got to Do With the Olympic Games? | Beth McLoughlinDespite the problems they face, all the vulnerable children I spoke to at the Street Child Games were looking forward to the Olympic Games in Rio this year. The power of sport to inspire and...