Families begin ‘new’ life in Rio’s Vila Autodromo

Families begin ‘new’ life in Rio’s Vila Autodromo

There was a family reunion in Vila Autodromo last weekend. As well as mothers, fathers, daughters, sons and grandchildren, some of the 600 families evicted from their community next to Rio’s Olympic Park returned, joining supporters, activists, researchers and...
Rio’s child rights abuses make global headlines

Rio’s child rights abuses make global headlines

The people of Rio whose lives have been blighted by the Olympic Games have had their voices heard around the world following our joint press conference with Amnesty International. Three days before the Olympic Games opening ceremony, journalists from 20 countries...