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Brazil: Movement Calls for March Against Law on Construction in Salvador

Categories: Latin America, Brazil, Citizen Media, Development, Economics & Business, Governance, Law, Protest

The Movement ‘Desocupa Salvador’ – which recently claimed rights for public space during carnival [1] -, is now calling [2] [pt] people to march towards the City Hall on February 1. Major grievances include the illegal approval by the Mayor of amendments in a law that threatens the Enchanted Valley Ecological Park, an Atlantic Forest [3]reserve, and allows tall constructions next to theĀ  beach.