GPA and Latin American Institute @ UCLA hosts Theresa Williamson in discussing Catalytic Communities
Dr. Theresa Williamson, a city planner, is the executive director of
Catalytic Communities (CatComm), a Rio de Janeiro
based organization that provides media/networking support to favela communities.
She is an outspoken and respected advocate on behalf of
Rio de Janeiro’s favelas to help ensure they are recognized
for their heritage status and their residents fully served as equal citizens,
with four opinion pieces published in The New York Times.
Come find out more about her work and its global impact.