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fəˈvɛl əfavela

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  1. List of paraphrases for "favela":

    ghetto, slum

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  1. Alejandro Aravena:

    This is not, even for a second, a kind of romantic look at the favela as a kind of a pre-civilized, paradisic state of living, not at all. I mean, the favela is a disaster. But there are forces there that we should be able to channel through design.

  2. Pedro Artur:

    The main problem we have is unemployment because of prejudice, if you say you live in a favela, no one wants to give you a job. So we have to fight harder.


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