August 14, 2013 /
Egypt, struggling through an epically dysfunctional transition to democracy, faces another suspect distinction: some of the region's most hazardous driving conditions.
August 12, 2013 /
The world's roads are still a place of carnage, with hair-raising instances of risky practices, unenforced laws and shoddy data. This quick survey of country facts also shows that progress is real.
July 18, 2013
Grantee Lauren Bohn offers her take on the post-Morsi turmoil in Egypt.
July 1, 2013
This week, millions of demonstrators poured into streets of cities and towns across Egypt to protest the many shortcomings of the country’s first democratically elected government.
June 25, 2013 /
With a broken education system and unemployment at staggering levels, Egypt has a highly combustible pool of frustrated youth in danger of becoming a lost generation.
June 5, 2013 /
Nubian Egypt, which stretches about 200 miles from the Sudanese border north to the city of Aswan, still carries with it distinct customs and a language that is slowly becoming extinct.
May 27, 2013 /
As the Egyptian government continues to turn a blind eye toward education, a few civilians and entrepreneurs hope to fill in gaping holes.
May 21, 2013 /
Nubians are African descendants of one of the most ancient civilizations in the world but recognition by their fellow Egyptians is an elusive thing.
May 10, 2013 /
The cities of Minya, Qena, and Assiut feel far away from Egypt’s famed Tahrir Square – both in distance and spirit.
April 23, 2013 /
The Daily Beast
In a country where abuse behind closed doors is still considered a family affair, one countryside theater company tries to tackle an issue that's unspeakable for most.