Everything You Need to Know About Egypt’s Beautiful ‘Trash War’ Photo Shoot from 2002

Everything You Need to Know About Egypt’s Beautiful ‘Trash War’ Photo Shoot from 2002

In 2002, an artist called HA Schult organized a photo shoot beside the Pyramids of Giza to raise awareness on the importance of the “Trash War,” a war all of us will inevitably have to face. The campaign included 1,000 life-size sculptures made of trash that toured the world from 1999 to 2003/     This […]

Cairo’s Growing Garbage Problem: An Open Letter to Local Residents

Cairo’s Growing Garbage Problem: An Open Letter to Local Residents

By Amira Tarkhan

Garbage collection in Cairo is an intricate, complex and decentralized business, which means it’s also inefficient and inconsistent. Sick of the waste buildup polluting our streets, one local resident is on a mission to find a solution. Read what Amira Tarkhan has to say below and leave your thoughts in the comments.   Dear Maadi Residents, […]