Professor Mustapha Cherif is a philosopher and researcher specializing in international relations and dialogue between cultures. Cherif has written numerous works on religion, civilization, and dialogue between cultures. He has held many senior positions including Minister of Higher Education and ambassador. He was awarded the UNESCO-Sharjah prize for Arab Culture and the Ducci Foundation peace prize in 2013. He is the founder the of the largest e-learning Arab university in Algeria and current Director of the International Masters in Islamic Civilization at the Open University of Catalonia.
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