THE RIGHT TO HOUSING IN PORTUGAL
After all, is housing a privilege or a right?
RUA DOS LAGARES
At Rua dos Lagares, number 25, in the Mouraria neighborhood, sixteen families would be evicted by the new owner of the building, but they did not accept the expulsion.
RIGHT TO THE CITY
A group of people reflects on how neoliberalism shapes cities as places of tourism, gentrifying and dismantling the cooperative environment.
LISBON TOURISTIFICATION IN 2 MINUTES
As the right to the city collapses, Lisbon announces its collapse and the urgency of a new way to react to changes.
On November 1, 1755, an earthquake destroyed the city of Lisbon. The city shakes today again, shaken by a tourist earthquake.
DESPITE THE COZINHA POPULAR – A PERFECT STORM
The Cozinha Popular of Mouraria is one of the associations that were on the way to dynamize the area in a sustainable way, but it was, however, interrupted.
DESPITE THE COZINHA POPULAR – NOW I LIVE ON THE OTHER SIDE
A dangerous set of circumstances is showing the fragility in which a large number of vulnerable peope from Lisbon live and who are seeing their lives broken in two different times – before and after the gentrification of the center.
DESPITE THE COZINHA POPULAR – IN 2016 WE BEGIN TO BE DUMPED
Dona Francisca was evicted from the house where she lived in the last few decades. The place where she went was totally strange for her, but she will have to remake her life now, over 80 years old.
DESPITE THE COZINHA POPULAR – FOR WHAT SO MUCH MONEY
Cátia and Idália live in Mouraria and work close to home. Currently, people who they know are leaving and they themselves are awaiting an eviction order at any time.
SISTER DEOLINDA RODRIGUES – THREE STEP RECIPE FOR A DEMOLITION
Sister Deolinda Rodrigues is the director of the 6 de Maio Social Center, where she has worked since 1986. She talks about families who are not entitled to a home, deprived of their citizenship.
SASSÁ FROM 6 DE MAIO
The 6 de Maio neighborhood in Damaia, where there has been a community for over 20 years, is being demolished.
WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE – “WE SHOULD NOT HAVE TO CHANGE SIDEWALK”
Patrícia Pedrosa and Joana Lages, from Women in Architectura Association, say that cities are designed for a neutral person who never materializes – without gender, class, race or any other factor of oppression previously considered.