By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The 52nd edition of Feira da Providência (Providence Fair) opens at Barra da Tijuca’s Riocentro on December 5th and will for five consecutive days showcase products, handicrafts, entertainment and foods collectively representative of 38 countries and thirteen Brazilian states.
Created in 1961 by Roman Catholic Archbishop, Dom Hélder Câmara, the Feira da Providência began as a way to help financially support the NGO non-profit, Banco da Providência, which C . . .