The police department's once-lauded pacification program appears to be unraveling.
Rents are going up in Rio's informal housing communities. What, if anything, should the city do about it?
Haas and Hahn's next large-scale painting project will tackle the entire Rio de Janeiro favela of Vila Cruzeiro.
Graffiti artists have created words that seem to float several feet above the crooked roadways of a Brazilian favela.
Governments are struggling to move into gang-dominated slums in the cities of Latin America
Recent flooding opened up new possibilities in the Paraisopolis section of Sao Paolo