A member of the El Salam Nubian Village prepares coffee. They were originally relocated during the construction of the high dam, but are still fighting for the rights for their new land.

Abu Simbel is a one of the southern most villages in Egypt. It is most famous for its remains from Ancient Egypt, but it also draws Egyptians from across the country to work and make their dreams in its farms and jobs.

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