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Eduardo Paes

C40 City Diplomacy Addresses Climate Change

Eduardo Paes | Posted 02.09.2014 | Impact
Eduardo Paes

Closer to their communities, local leaders are more capable of understanding their needs. After all, people live in cities, not regions or countries.

This City REALLY Wants Woody Allen

Posted 08.19.2013 | Entertainment

Woody Allen has shot films in Paris, Barcelona and London over the last decade, but might Rio de Janeiro be next on his itinerary? That's the hope of ...

Rio's 2010 Carnaval Kicks Off Amidst Heat, Optimism & Controversy

Chris McGowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chris McGowan

Amidst all the craziness and frivolity, Carnaval serves the important purpose for Brazilians of maintaining the cultural traditions encoded in the music, dance, and costumes across the country.

Rio and the 2016 Summer Olympics: Reflections on Brazil and the Marvelous City

Chris McGowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chris McGowan

Brazilians would be far better off if its populace refused to tolerate the rogues' gallery that populates its government. But despite its social problems, the Rio Olympics may be the most entertaining Games ever.

Olympics Countdown: Rio, Chicago Squaring Off In Copenhagen

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

COPENHAGEN — Rio or Chicago? Risk vs. reliable. For the International Olympic Committee, the biggest decision in choosing the city to host the ...