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1

What are problems in Cairo?

Air pollution
Housing
Traffic
Water pollution

2

What effects does air pollution have?

Pollution in the atmosphere
Fumes in the air
Health problems

3

What effects do housing issues have?

Not enough housing
80% of Greater Cairo is informal housing

4

What effects does traffic have?

Fumes
Congestion

5

What effect does water pollution have?

Sewage on the street in poor neighbourhoods

6

What is the cause of air pollution?

Traffic

7

What is the cause of housing issues?

Population density is 33000 per square kilometers

8

What are the causes of water pollution?

Waste collection not everywhere
Old sewers

9

What are the causes of traffic?

Large population