Media round up on the city : September through November 2012

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Infrastructure problems and waste management   That the capital and its surroundings suffer from chronic under-provision of services and lack of infrastructure is no breaking news. Cases that have caught our attention these past two months include that of Gezirat al-Warraq, where the scarcity of health and sanitation resources only worsens the waste-management crisis, but also less known examples, such as that of Abu Sir, a community just outside Cairo. Meanwhile, building collapses in Alexan...

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