Seminar: Homelessness. Resistance and Existence.

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


The Special Commission of Homeless Population of the City Council of Rio de Janeiro, chaired by Councillor Reimont, in partnership with the Department of Social Service at PUC-Rio and the University of Dundee, organizes the Seminar on Homeless Population: Resistance & Existence.

Seminar agenda:
9:15 am - Opening: Councilor Reimont, Father Júlio Lancelotti and Maralice Santos (MNPR)
Mediation: Monique Sá

First Block
9:30 am - Covid and people living on the street - Doctors of the World
9:40 am - Covid and impact on homelessnesst – Gastromotiva
9:50 am - Municipality of Petrópolis - CDDH
10:00 am - Municipality of Itaguaí – Pop Center
10:10 am - Questions and answers

Second Block
10:40 am - Psychosocial Health - Andréa Rodriguez, University of Dundee
10:50 am - First House - Streets Project
11:00 - Work and Income - Casa dos Amigos de Florianópolis
11:10 am - Diversity in the Streets - Inez Ignez
11:20 am – Questions and answers
11:50 am - Closing speech – Alderman Reimont

9:15 am - Round Table
Mediation: Dr Nilza Rogéria Andrade Nunes/ PUC
9:15 am - Vania Rosa, former homeless person and coordinator of the PSR/RJ Forum
9:30 am - Monica Francisco, state deputy
9:45 am - Anderson Lopes Miranda, former homeless person and representative of the National Movement for the Defense of the Homeless Population (MNLDPSR)
10:00 am - Margarida Salomão, Mayor of Juiz de Fora
10:15 am - User of the homeless service at Instituto Lar
10:30 am - Maria do Rosário, former minister of the Human Rights Secretariat and federal deputy
10:45 am - User of the service for homeless people in Campo Grande
11:00 am - Luciana Novaes, former councilor
11:15 am - Marcelo Freixo, federal deputy
11:30 am - Reimont, councilor
11:45 - Lula, former president of the Republic
Period17 Aug 202119 Aug 2021
Event typeConference
LocationBrazilShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational