Geography paper 2 case study - Favela Bairro Project, Rio

State the features of the scheme
replacing wood buildings and those on slopes with larger brick houses, widening streets, laying pavements, laying water pipes and electricity cables, new health centre, schools built, cable car systems
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How much did it cost?
£200 million
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how many favelas did they improve?
60/600
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Advantages
quality of life improved, reduced crime rate, better health and education
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disadvantages
not all favelas were improved, residents lack skills to make repairs
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How much did it cost?

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£200 million

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how many favelas did they improve?

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Advantages

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disadvantages

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