y10 Improving Favelas – The Knock on effects

This is an excellent short video on how reducing gang and gun crime in favela has had knock on effects for the whole squatter settlement. Also the problem they solved was mostly a social one (crime) but this has had economic benefits as well

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18080962

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