Lisbon Will Name a Street in Honor of Murdered Brazilian Activist Marielle Franco

The Rio city councilor murdered in 2018 will be honored in the Portuguese capital. The Lisbon City Council approved the proposal made by the Left Block.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian activist and Rio city councilor, who was murdered on March 14, 2018, became an icon in the fight against social inequality and racism. There have been several tributes to her work, both in Brazil and in Portugal, and now Lisbon has decided to pay her a special tribute: Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?