Life Inside the Olympic Park

Pedro Berto refuses to leave the Vila Autodromo favela, the place he calls home.  Despite the fact that the area has been all but decimated as workers prepare the neighboring Olympic Park for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Pedro returns every day–sometimes to a home with no running water or electricity.  Read on to find out why Pedro doesn’t believe city officials kept their word to the residents of this favela.

This man's house is inside the Olympic Park - and he's refusing to leave