UN Report Reveals Rising Number of Child Soldiers in the Middle East

UN Report Reveals Rising Number of Child Soldiers in the Middle East

Within the past several years, a great deal of war, conflict, and sheer tragedy has plagued the Middle East. Specifically, wars have been raging on and on in the countries of Syria, Yemen, and Iraq. Accordingly, pictures of homeless elders, image of school aged children in diasporic circumstances, and realities like disease, hunger, refugee camps, […]

Youssef Nabil: The Artist Breaking Orientalist Stereotypes and Arabic Taboos

Youssef Nabil: The Artist Breaking Orientalist Stereotypes and Arabic Taboos

When art is done containing footage or reference to the Middle East, there is a typical arsenal of imagery that pops up. From camels standing in the middle of the dessert to exotic belly dancers, to heavily gender- segregated spaces, the Middle East is more often than not portrayed as a region stuck in its […]

I Went to The Creative Industry Summit, and Here’s What Happened

I Went to The Creative Industry Summit, and Here’s What Happened

On April 10th and 11th, 2017 I attended The Creative Industry Summit at The Four Seasons Nile Plaza Hotel in Egypt, and here is why I loved it!     Firstly, the vast majority of the speeches made by a lot of the speakers contained extensive discussions of millennials and their variant roles in mass […]

The Creative Industry Summit Makes Its Way Back to Cairo on April 10th and 11th

The Creative Industry Summit Makes Its Way Back to Cairo on April 10th and 11th

If you’re a business developer, gamer, entrepreneur, fashion designer, brand manager, social media influencer, tech fiend, artist or an undergraduate with a colorful mind and wandering soul, The Creative Industry Summit is the place for you!     However, there’s only one requirement you have to meet; you have to be ready and open to get […]