As Pandemic Pushes Brazil Deeper into Poverty, Favela Residents Adapt

As the pandemic advances in Brazil, poverty gains ground.  Despite having one of the world’s largest economies, nearly 13 percent of the country’s population is surviving on just over eight dollars a day.  For VOA, Edgar Maciel in Sao Paulo visited one of Brazil’s poorest favelas — and reports on how families are coping. Camera: Edgar Maciel

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