Theresa Williamson

Theresa Williamson has a doctorate in City and Regional Planning at the University of Pennsylvania, is an urban planner and executive director of Catalytic Communities (CatComm), a Rio de Janeiro based nonprofit supporting favela communities. She is editor of, a favela community watchdog news site documenting the transformations affecting Rio’s communities in the lead-up to the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games.


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