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Soccer Rio de Janeiro favela_rd0032.jpg
Nigh view from top of Favela do Cantagalo, between Copacabana and Ipanema quarters  - soccer field on slope. Morro Dois Irmaos and Favela do Vidigal in background. Since 2009 Favela do Cantagalo has a Pacifying Police Unit ( Unidade de Polícia Pacificadora, also translated as Police Pacification Unit ), abbreviated UPP, a law enforcement and social services program which aims at reclaiming territories, more commonly favelas, controlled by gangs of drug dealers.