By Shalina Chatlani, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For Dia das Criancias - or Children's Day - held today on October 12th, the Pacifying Police Units (UPP) of Rio de Janeiro will be holding a special program to celebrate the holiday during the entire month of October. The UPP has organized a series of social and recreational activities involving; rides, face-painting, music, sports activities, and of course food.
Today there was an event including a band performing for the children of the Rocinha UPP which started at 10AM. Last Friday, nearly three hundred students signed up in . . .