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Operation Car Wash: Politicians Being Held to Account in Brazilian Bribery Scandals

The Posto da Torre is a busy gas station in Brazil’s government seat of Brasilia. Before 2013, Posto da Torre (Tower Gas Station) was just one of many of gas stations in the capitol. 313 more words


Former Rio mayor probed in Olympic-linked corruption scandal

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes, the moving force behind organizing last year’s Olympics, is being investigated for allegedly accepting at least 15 million reals ($5 million) in payments to facilitate construction projects tied to the Games. 402 more words


Cities Forge a Sustainable Future

The sixth biennial Mayors Summit, C40’s flagship event, will take place in Ciudad de México from November 30 – December 2, 2016. Hosted by Mayor of Ciudad de México Miguel Ángel Mancera and led by C40 Chair, Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes, the event draws mayors and leading thinkers from around the world to advance a shared agenda through collaboration and knowledge sharing, and increase visibility about the global potential of climate actions in cities. 338 more words

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Eduardo Paes afirma que crise dificultou Olimpíada e faz nova piada com australianos

O prefeito do Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes, e o presidente do Comitê Olímpico do Brasil, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, estão em Tóquio, no Japão, para passar alguns conhecimentos dos Jogos Rio 2016 para os organizadores da Olimpíada de 2020. 337 more words