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Ramadan Across Social Classes in Cairo

6/12/2018
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"Ramadan Across Social Classes in Cairo" by @SarahHassan93. The economic hardships that Cairenes face daily can be buried in Ramadan. There are so many opportunities to socialize ... and eat. Ehky Ya Masr’s Sarah Hassan explores the topic a bit more. "Ramadan Across Social Classes in Cairo" is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Ramadan series with original intro music produced by @mradamawad: www.facebook.com/adamawadmusic On our Facebook page you can share your experiences of Ramadan in...

Duration:00:11:46

The Microbus Driver: A Victim or Culprit of Egyptian Traffic (Arabic)

5/15/2018
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يقوم هذا التقرير الصوتي بتعريف الجمهور علي حياة سائق الميكروباص في مصر و فكرة عرقلته لحركة المرور المصرية المعروف بها. تحاول "كنزي محمود" من "إحكي يا مصر" معرفة المزيد عن كيفية ادارة نظام الميكروباص في مصر الي جانب الدور الذي تلعبه هذه الوسيلة لدي النقل اليومي للمصريين. This audio feature (in Arabic) introduces the audience to the life of a microbus driver in Egypt and the stigma that surrounds him of being the primary disruptor Egyptian traffic. Ehky Ya Masr’s @kanzy-mahmoud tries to find...

Duration:00:06:34

Ehky Ya Masr's Walk Like an Egyptian Feature

5/14/2018
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"Walk Like An Egyptian" by Yasminah ElSayed As if driving in Cairo isn’t stressful enough, try walking. Ehky Ya Masr’s Yasminah ElSayed talks with Cairenes about the struggle to walk in the capital city. "Walk Like An Egyptian" is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Transportation series with original intro music produced by @mradamawad: www.facebook.com/adamawadmusic On our Facebook page you can share your experiences and challenges of walking in Cairo: www.facebook.com/EhkyYaMasr/

Duration:00:06:13

Ehky Ya Masr's Female Drivers in Cairo Feature

5/13/2018
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"Female Drivers in Cairo" by @YasmineBassily Driving in Cairo is sooo hectic that it makes you wonder: where do people learn to drive? Turns out that, just like anywhere else in the world, many dads teach their daughters to drive. Ehky Ya Masr producer Yasmine Bassily doesn’t get behind the wheel, but she gets the story for us. "Female Drivers in Cairo" is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Transportation series with original intro music produced by @mradamawad:...

Duration:00:07:02

Ehky Ya Masr's A Refugees' Journey Through Egypt Promo

3/21/2018
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There are thousands of refugees and asylum seekers in Egypt. Ehky Ya Masr's @RefanAbdelNabi talked to some of them about how they managed to get around the capital city and how they navigate it.

Duration:00:00:29

Ehky Ya Masr's The Microbus Driver: A Victim or Culprit of Egyptian Traffic? Promo

3/20/2018
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The Ehky Ya Masr Podcast Transportation Series will focus on - transportation in Cairo. NOTE: This content is in Arabic. الميكروباص عنصر أساسي في ثقافة المرور في القاهرة و في مصر كلها. استنوا حلقة كنزي محمود لاحكي يا مصر علشان تعرفوا أكتر عن الميكروباص و السواقين و الركاب. This is the promo. You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You can find @kanzy-mahmoud on SoundCloud and on Twitter at Kanzy19.

Duration:00:00:30

Ehky Ya Masr's Walk Like an Egyptian Promo

3/19/2018
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As if driving in Cairo isn’t stressful enough, try walking. Ehky Ya Masr’s Yasminah ElSayed talks with Cairenes about the struggle to walk in the capital city. This is the promo. You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX.

Duration:00:00:22

Ehky Ya Masr's Female Drivers in Cairo Promo

3/18/2018
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Driving in Cairo is sooo hectic that it makes you wonder: where do people learn to drive? Turns out that just like anywhere else in the world, many dads teach their daughters to drive. Ehky Ya Masr’s @YasmineBassily doesn’t get behind the wheel, but she gets the story for us. This is the promo. You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You can find Yasmine on Twitter at Yasmine_Bassily

Duration:00:00:31

Being a Woman in Egypt: Hopes, Dreams and Restrictions

2/18/2018
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“Being a Woman in Egypt: Hopes, Dreams and Restrictions” by Noura Shibl, @ourahibl. Imagine you’re a college educated young woman who yearns to see some of the places you’ve learned about in your classes, but your traditional Egyptian parents are.not.having.it. Listen to Noura Shibl’s quest to gain independence and travel the world. “Being a Woman in Egypt: Hopes, Dreams and Restrictions” is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Relationship series. It was originally produced for the Audio...

Duration:00:08:15

Being A Woman In Egypt: Hopes, Dreams and Restrictions Promo

2/16/2018
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The Ehky Ya Masr Podcast Relationship Series will focus on - relationships, more specifically non-traditional relationships. This promo was produced by Noura Shibl, @ourahibl, for the Ehky Ya Masr Podcast (originally produced for the Audio Production course at The American University in Cairo). You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You can find Noura on Twitter at @NouraShibl.

Duration:00:00:29

Egypt's Obsession With Their Neighbors

2/11/2018
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“Egyptians’ Obsession With Their Neighbors” by Menna Eid, @moonyeid. The nosy neighbor is a global phenomenon. For Egyptians, it starts with the doorman, the bawab. His nosiness can negatively impact the vibrancy of a young girl’s life: keeping track of when she comes and goes, how she dresses and who she socializes with. Ehky Ya Masr’s Menna Eid is one of those who is openly spied on. She shares her story. “Egyptians’ Obsession With Their Neighbors” is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر...

Duration:00:06:06

Neighbors Promo

2/7/2018
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The Ehky Ya Masr Podcast Relationship Series will focus on - relationships, more specifically non-traditional relationships. This promo was produced by Menna Eid, @moonyeid, for the Ehky Ya Masr Podcast (originally produced for the Audio Production course at The American University in Cairo). You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You can find Menna on Twitter at MennaEid.

Duration:00:00:25

Ehky Ya Masr Hijab Feature

11/12/2017
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العلاقات ممكن تبقي صعبة بالذات علاقة البنات بحجابهم. اسمع حكايتين مختلفتين من واقع المحجبات This episode is a part of Ehky Ya Masr's Relationships Series and was produced by @NadeenShaker. View the script in Arabic and English: http://bit.ly/EhkyYaMasrHijab

Duration:00:08:26

Ehky Ya Masr Wasta in Egypt

11/5/2017
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How much can a relationship help you? In Egypt, the answer is: a lot. A "wasta," a connection that helps you attain a certain service, position or special treatment, is something common for those who live in Egypt. Even when not necessary, having a wasta can save an individual time and effort. In this episode of the Relationships Series, @Nour-Ibrahim-58 discovers how wasta works in Egypt and why even those who find it unethical rely on it. Feature credits: Audio editing software provided by...

Duration:00:08:17

Hijab Relationships Promo :: الحجاب والبنات

11/2/2017
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The Ehky Ya Masr Podcast Relationship Series will focus on - relationships, more specifically non-traditional relationships. NOTE: This promo is in Arabic. في ناس ذي ايناس بتحب شعرها لكنهم مش قادرين يبينوه علشان حجابهم. استنوا حلقتنا عن الحجاب في احكي يا مص Enas El Masry has big hair. She loves it. But she could not show it off because of her hijab. You can hear Enas' hijab story on the Ehky Ya Masr Podcast produced by Nadeen Shaker. You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You...

Duration:00:00:30

Wasta in Egypt Promo

11/1/2017
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The Ehky Ya Masr Podcast Relationship Series will focus on - relationships, more specifically non-traditional relationships. This promo was produced by Nour Ibrahim, @nour-ibrahim-58, for the Ehky Ya Masr Podcast. You'll find the full feature on SoundCloud and PRX. You can find Nour on Twitter at Ibrahim95Nour.

Duration:00:00:30

Ehky Ya Masr A Tale of a Drum and a Song: Exploring The Mesaharaty

6/6/2017
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“A Tale of a Drum and a Song: Exploring the Mesaharaty” by Shaza Walid, @shazawalid. Perhaps the first thing to come to your mind when you think about Ramadan is family gatherings, syrupy desserts, colorful lanterns and of course ... the mesaharaty. In this episode, Shaza Walid takes us on a journey to explore the history of the mesaharaty and his iconic drumbeat and special songs. But it’s not the story of a man this time, as it has always been over the past decades. Listen to Shaza’s...

Duration:00:03:29

Ehky Ya Masr Intending to Fast Feature

6/5/2017
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“Intending to Fast” by Nour Ibrahim, @nour-ibrahim-58. In this episode, a Coptic Christian takes us on her attempt to go on an Islamic fast for a day. She discovers the hardships of fasting, compares Coptic fasting to Islamic fasting and discovers the significance of making intention in Islam. Music Credits for this episode: The Snow Queen and The Path of the Goblin King by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License...

Duration:00:03:30

Ehky Ya Masr Children and Ramadan Feature

6/4/2017
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“Children and Ramadan” by Refan AbdelNabi, @refanabdelnabi. This audio feature is a glimpse into how children experience Ramadan. The celebration and spirituality behind the Holy month; and what educational programs are available for them. “Children and Ramadan” is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Ramadan series. On our Facebook page you can share your experience of when you first began to fast for Ramadan.: www.facebook.com/EhkyYaMasr/

Duration:00:03:29

Ehky Ya Masr Ramadan: The Global Experience Feature

6/3/2017
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“Ramadan: The Global Experience” by Safaa Magdy, @safy-magdy. Ramadan in Muslim countries is the prime time of the year for TV shows, lots of delicious food, and family gatherings. Whereas in non-Muslim countries it is the prime time for Muslims to answer so many questions about their religion, say no to many food offers and struggle to balance their spiritual/work life. “Ramadan: The Global Experience” is a part of the Ehky Ya Masr إحكي يا مصر Ramadan series. You can share your experience...

Duration:00:03:29