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On raids and connecting favela resistance(s) in Kenya andBrazil

Kimar, Wangui (2014) On raids and connecting favela resistance(s) in Kenya andBrazil. Favelas@LSE (04 Sep 2014). Website.

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Youth in the global south share similar challenges, including unemployment, precarious access to education and scarcity of opportunities to participate in decision-making processes, all of which produce an increasing lack of hope. In this post, Wangui Kimari reflects on Brazilian and Kenyan youth who, despite these problems, engage in civic participation and social mobilization. As an activist and researcher, she shares some insights into why it is important to study these groups.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2015 10:13
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 19:22

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