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In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition

The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics, but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away.

In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
People (L) wait to attend a government course next to the demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
People (R) wait to attend a government course next to the demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
The demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, sit on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
The demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, sit on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
Media pamphlets sit among the demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
The demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, sit on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
People wait to attend a government course (R) next to the demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. Rio de Janeiro's state government is in the midst of a deep financial crisis. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rio Olympics Media Centre becomes a health hazard after its demolition
People wait to attend a government course next to the demolished remains of the former Rio Media Center, constructed to host some visiting media for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on November 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The temporary structure was demolished two months ago following the Olympics but much of the rubble has yet to be cleared away. The hazardous rubble, which provides potential mosquito breeding grounds, is located downtown beside city hall, a convention center, and a day care center. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)