The cable car at the favela complex of Alemao, Rio de Janeiro, a revolutionary transportation that allowed the integration of slums with the rest of the city. For dwellers of the slums the cable car is the fastes and secure way to go downtown, while UPP (Pacifying Police Unit) keeps the system safe.
Headline: Cable car at Alemao Favela's Complex in Rio de Janeiro
Author: Juliana Spinola/Archivolatino
Date created: 10 Jan 2014
File size: 10.6MB
City: Rio de Janeiro
Keywords: Juliana Spinola, cable car, favela, pobreza, shanty town, cable carril
Copyright: Juliana Spinola/Archivolatino