Nile Project concert in Al Azhar Park, Cairo, Egypt, 31 January, 2013. The Nile Project was founded in August 2011 by Egyptian ethnomusicologist Mina Girgis and Ethiopian-American singer Meklit Hadero to address the Nile basin’s cultural and environmental challenges using an innovative approach that combines music, education and an enterprise platform. www.nileproject.org
Nile Project concert in Al Azhar Park, Cairo, Egypt, 31 January, 2013. The Nile Project was founded in August 2011 by Egyptian ethnomusicologist Mina Girgis and Ethiopian-American singer Meklit Hadero to address the Nile basin’s cultural and environmental challenges using an innovative approach that combines music, education and an enterprise platform. www.nileproject.org Matjaz Kacicnik Nile Project
Nile Project concert in Al Azhar Park, Cairo, Egypt, 31 January, 2013. The Nile Project was founded in August 2011 by Egyptian ethnomusicologist Mina Girgis and Ethiopian-American singer Meklit Hadero to address the Nile basin’s cultural and environmental challenges using an innovative approach that combines music, education and an enterprise platform. www.nileproject.org Matjaz Kacicnik Nile Project

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