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By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The basketball school Escolinha FlaBasquete, set up by the State Department for Sports, Leisure, and Youth, in partnership with Flamengo Regatta Club, is providing over 500 children with free basketball...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s federal government launched the Emergency Program for Social Actions in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, announcing investments of R$157 million to stimulate the participation of young people in...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to a new study, government news agencies are reporting about seventeen million children under the age of fourteen - equivalent to 40.2 percent of the Brazilian population in this...
By Georgie Hay, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Social Action for Music of Brazil (ASMB), an NGO supported by RioSolidario and the Department of Culture, aims to achieve social inclusion through classical music education for children, adolescents and...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With summer season just around the corner and forecasts of hundreds of thousands of tourists flooding into Rio de Janeiro, city officials are preparing public policies geared towards homeless...
By Kristen Nozell, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A group of young, self-declared anarchists occupied an area of Leblon Monday morning, close to the residence of Rio governor Sergio Cabral. The group descended on Avenida Delfim Moreira, close...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff sanctioned on Monday the long-debated "Youth Statute" of rights concerning the country’s 15-to-29-year-olds, which grants half-price access for students and poor young people to cultural and...
By Helen Trouten Torres, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Several talented young musicians and artists from some of Rio’s favelas have joined together with some of the city’s more privileged young people for the opportunity to develop their...
By Ananda Alves, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO – Mamirauá, which is an indigenous word for “baby manatee”, is a 1,124,000 hectare Sustainable Development Reserve, located in the Amazonas state, the largest reserve of its kind protecting flooded forest (“varzea”)...
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