= Olimpi(c)Leaks aims to turn public documents that refer to the violations of human rights, in special to right to abode, at the city of Rio de Janeiro.
Inspired by the platform wilikeaks, Olimpi(c)Leaks aims to turn public (accessible?) documents that refer to the violations of human rights, in special to right to abode, result from the forced evictions and territorial conflicts currently happening at the city of Rio de Janeiro, that will host the Olympic games in 2006 and the World Cup in 2014.
In the context of the megaevents it is evident that a process of social cleansing and expulsion of the poor from areas of the city that will receive the investments that the project does, since the government use a model of urban planning which priority the demands of the of a global financial market in detriment of a politics that grantees the inclusive and participative usage of the urban space.
The documents accessible here are all public domain and related to the demands that dwell at the defense of the social right to abode and against the forced evictions that are occurring in the city of Rio de Janeiro (and many other cities all around Brazil?). The personal data from the residents in the documents online have been colored regarding their right to privacy.
- Portuguese language: Olimpi(c)Leaks - BR