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The lost generation: Overqualified and Underemployed

Wael Abo El Saoud, a 25 year-old farmer, harvests wheat on Miet Radie farm El-Kalubia administrative division, northeast of Cairo, May 8, 2012. Wael studied for four years at Benha University where he received a degree in commerce. He hoped to find a job as a bank accountant but has been working as a farmer for the last five years.

The Lost Generation: Overqualified and Underemployed

Global portraits from a generation of the underemployed.