Rapid urbanisation is exacerbating many of Rio de Janeiro's problems. A favela community leader reflects on the problems of continued migration to the city. Includes images of recently built shanty homes and an interview with the Souza family describing their aspirations for the future.

This clip is from:
World 2000, Urbanisation
First broadcast:
10 October 2002

Can be used to discuss and analyse why it is possible for poverty and luxury to exist next to each other in Rio.