Favela (left), high-end shop (right) in Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Battling Brazil's income inequality

16 May 2014 Last updated at 14:36 BST

Brazil has one of the highest levels of income inequality in the world.

The past decade has seen strong economic growth and that has played a big role in narrowing the gap between rich and poor. But with economic growth now slowing, frustration is building.

Katy Watson reports from Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city.

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