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"Conheça os ratos," Prefeitura do Município de Diadema (SP)


This pamphlet is a public health resource about rat infestations and how to fight them created by the mayoral administration of Gilson Menezes (PT) in Diadema, an industrial suburb of São Paulo. Gilson Menezes (1983-1988) was the first mayor of any city elected by the Partido dos Trabalhadores (PT) or Workers' Party in Brazil. Menezes made expanding basic sanitation infrastructure and improving health conditions central focuses of his administration. Collection: Centro de Documentação e Pesquisa Vergueiro, São Paulo.


Prefeitura de Diadema (Gilson Menezes), "'Conheça os ratos,' Prefeitura do Município de Diadema (SP)" Grassroots Archive Digital Initiative. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library.



  • Grassroots Archive Digital Initiative

    This digital collection offers a preview of work done by the Grassroots Archive Digital Initiative (GADI) during its pilot project in São Paulo, Brazil from 2017 to 2019. GADI aims to create digital archives that are jointly managed by communities, …