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Brazil's development spurs economic equality hopes

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Brazil is working hard to lift its hundreds of thousands of its citizens out of poverty on the back of unprecedented economic growth.

The gap between rich and poor in the country is vast, but with the World Cup and Olympics both being hosted there in a matter of years, development is giving many a chance to prosper.

Matt Frei reports from Sao Paulo.

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