In the North
-logging and cattle ranching industries
-last 15 years the rain has become less predictable
-malaria is a problem
-worst drought in 50 years in 2013 - 30% of sugar cane gone
-higher wages and more reliable jobs
-government provide land with water + sewage + electricity
Ageing population + loss of cultural traditions + agricultural knowledge so food productioin my suffer.
In Rio only 67% of people have sanitation.
Favellas are unstable - in 2010 250 people died in a mudslide.
high crime rate - in Rio the murder rate is 40/100k
Investing in water and water treatment works
Aim to make electricity available to all by 2020
Bolsa Familia scheme provides grants for childrens healthcare and school