By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Officially launched on August 7th, a new giant graffiti mural in Rio de Janeiro created by well known urban artist and activist, Panmela Castro, celebrates women's rights and the eighth anniversary of the Maria da Penha Law, a Brazilian law that punishes those who commit violent crimes and domestic abuse against women.

Entitled, Onde há respeito, há paz (Where There is Respect, There is Peace), the mural measures 336m² and is featured on the side of popular venue, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here