Egyptian graduate farmer Hassan
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Life on the Edge: Hassan and the graduates

Hassan was a bright young Egyptian graduate who, like many in Egypt and across the world, had believed his young family would have a bright future in the city.

Now he has been tempted by a government offer of land to any graduate willing to farm it - but as Hassan explains, it hasn't been easy.

Life on the Edge: Hassan and the Graduates, BBC World News, Saturday 21 August at 0030, 0730 and 1930 GMT and on Sunday August 22nd at 1330 GMT

  • 20 Aug 2010
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