Ziad Medoukh

Dr. Ziad Medoukh

  • 2017
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India
Dr. Ziad Medoukh, a teacher and researcher is a Palestinian professor and Director of the French Department at Al-Aqsa University in Gaza, Palestine. He is a staunch believer of the principles of democracy, freedom, human rights and is part of the Francophonie; and was the first Palestinian to be recognized as the Knight of the Order of Academic Palms of the French Republic in 2011. Dr. Medoukh has manifested the development of a nonviolent economy in the Gaza Strip by mobilizing Palestin .... Read More