SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - The Novo Rio Pinheiros project foresees interventions in areas of all the sub-basins of the large tributaries of the river, where about 3.3 million people live. Also included are socio-environmental actions to engage the population in the recovery of watercourses in the region.
"This is a very significant amount of money for the hiring of clean-up works. And the commitment of the government of São Paulo -- I reaffirm again -- is to deliver the Pinheiros River clean by December 2022. It will have adequate conditions and international standard of classification. I am . . .