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Contribution to the Development of Nations 2007

Dr. Bashir Mohamed Al-Khadra


Born in Palestine in 1939, Al-Khadra has been a Professor of Public Administration at the University of Jordan for more than 20 years and is President of both the Applied Sciences University in Jordan and Al Bayan University in Abu Dhabi. Al-Khadra has published five books and is Consultant for the United Nations Development Programme in Jordan and Palestine.

About The Book

Dr. Bashir Mohamed Al-Khadra, who holds Jordanian nationality, was recognized with the 2007 Sheikh Zayed Book Award for Best Contribution to the Development of the Country for his work discussing the importance of leadership embracing both the Arab world’s intellectual heritage and contemporary thought to overcome the challenges of developing a modern state.

Published: 2005