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Edgar, Javier, Steve, Christian, and Felipe.

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    • Rio De Janeiro“City of God”
      By:CristianAltamirano, Steve Gonzalez, Edgar Unzueta, Javier Preciado, Felipe Lima
    • Intro
      • Rio De Janeiro is located on Brazil
      • 11.7 Million people on Rio De Janerio, more than one million people living on slums
      • Slums is a thickly populated, run-down, squalid part of a city, inhabited by poor people
      • There is Four types of slums
      -Squatter Settlements(Favelas)
      -Illegal Subdivisions
      -Invasions
      -Corticos
      • Slums are located on western Zones
      -Favelas: Flat land
      -Illegal Subdivisions: Fast Zone, Motorways
      -Invasions: Risky Areas, Viaducts, Edge of railways, Streets Avenues
      -Corticos: Central Areas
    • Why?
      • Slums were first created by the result of industrialiazation attracted new migrant populations to the city
      • Social classes
      • Economical society
    • Facts
      • Brazil Slums can be seen as a result of the unequal distribution of wealth
      • Brazil one of the most economically unequal country in the world
      • 5- 6 thousand children are armed
      • Drug use is highly concentrated in these slums and are ran by local gangs
      • Cocaine trade affects Brazil and in return its favelas are ran by drug lords
    • Living Conditions
      • When it rains the slums get flooded
      • Houses are made out of non durable materials
      • Transportation in slums is difficult
      • Windows and doors are always open which leads to lack of privacy
    • Suggestion
      • The government should:
      Create new jobs
      A way of education
      Clean the slums
      Build new homes
      Reinforcelaws/rules
    • Conclusion
      • Parents should focus their children into education instead of violence
      • If people paid attention to these problems around the world we wouldn’t have slums right now