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Ehab Zidan


Ehab Zidan is an Egyptian investigative and data journalist, who specialises in migration, asylum, and minority rights issues.

He is also the founder of the Al-Muhajir ("The Immigrant" in Arabic) platform, which covers migration and asylum issues in the Middle East.

In 2019 Zidan won the 2019 EU Journalism Excellence Award and the International Center for Journalists Award.

As Israel floats resettlement of Gazans in Sinai, ARIJ investigation gathers unprecedented data on exclusion of Palestinian children from Egypt schools.

05 June, 2024