• 2015-05-28 15:00

    A version of this article was originally published May 26 on Africa Confidential and has been reprinted courtesy of the Angaza Foundation for Africa Reporting. Mada Masr has edited this story for length. The complete article, along with infographics...
  • 2015-05-27 16:11

    Over the past decade, ample calls have been made to create a system for the authentication of works by Egyptian modernist artists and establish international museum practices within our state institutions, which own and manage the lion’s share of...
  • 2015-05-27 12:26

    Dalia Abdel Hameed, head of the gender program at the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR), talks to Mada Masr about battling for women's rights and gender-based issues.


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