If you are looking for current information, visit www. Meet Hoda Mamdouh. Like most teenagers her age, she loves playing sports and listening to music. Together these high schoolers found a way to purify drinking water—from either taps or well—using 24 percent less energy than typically used in thermal water distillation. And at the global competition in Southern California, they placed third in their category among 1, of the best and brightest students in the world. As high school juniors, Mamdouh and her friends are already preparing to become agents of change in Egypt.
Shedding the Shame: Egyptian Youth Fight Loneliness in a City of 20 Million
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Ahmed is among countless young Egyptians who have struggled with loneliness. He told Egyptian Streets about what triggered the emotion for him. I was in a 5-year relationship that just ended a month ago. It started out in my first year of university and ended a month after graduation. He added that being extremely close with his significant other led to a devastating separation that took a toll on him, leading him not to feel like himself.