Architect Pedro Henrique de Cristo moved into Vidigal, a picturesque favela in Rio de Janeiro, determined to do work with impact. But, after some remarkable successes, he learnt that even good ideas have their limits.
The City show is a podcast about complexity and how people live and adapt to life in fast-changing cities across Africa, Latin America and Asia. It's made by Dhashen Moddley, Tau Tavengwa, Freddie Boswell, Michael Rahfaldt, and Jo Jackson. It's a collaboration between Cityscapes Magazine, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity and African Centre for Cities. Its a Cityscapes/Radio Workshop production. Music by 23rd Parallel.