100 days of protests and Rio still ins’t satisfied
Search: Globo.com: protestos olimpíadas (Brazil protests olympic) Period: until 04/10 Source: G1 Date: 07/09 Date of access: 04/10
Explains how protests started and why its been correlated with the World Cup and Olympic Games, shows the changes the Government has made because of the protests and what problems are still unanswered.
IOC must explain Games benefits to Brazilians, says Rogge
Search: Reuters US: Brazil protests olympic Period: until 19/09 Source: Reuters US edition Date: 10/07 Date of access: 19/09
Jacques Rogge talks about protests, COI’s communication responsibilities and the games benefits.
“”Among the protesters’ many grievances was the amount of public money being spent on new stadiums when local public services such as health and transport are in a dismal state. “We have to explain very clearly to the public that the investments made in the Olympic Games are for a sustainable legacy for generations to come,” Rogge told reporters in a conference call.””