The "Mediterranean Prize for Culture 2015" was awarded to Prof. Khalid H. Al-Malik for the efforts made in favor of the Alliance between civilizations and peaceful coexistence among the different peoples of the world.
Khalid H. Al-Malik is the example of a great Arab tradition that associates the passion of journalism with the taste of the truth of the facts.
Al-Malik received the "Medal Award" from the Mediterranean Foundation at a spectacular ceremony held in Naples at the "Museum of Peace - MAMT".
On this occasion - after having thanked President Michele Capasso and Jacopo Molinari for the award given to him - he held a lecture on the importance of journalism's ethics in the present world.
The ceremony was attended by, among others, Vice-President of Kuwait National Assembly Mubarak Al-Khurainej, Kuwait Ambassador to Italy Sheikh Ali Al-Khaled Al-Sabah, Former Information Minister Sami Al- nisf as well as other guests including former Jordanian Prime Minister Taher Al-Masri, former Moroccan finance minister Mohamed Kabbaj, Dr. Mohammed Al-Rumaihi, Dr. Abdelhak Azzouzi and diplomat Abdulwahab Al -Babtain.
The delegation immediately before the ceremony was received at Palazzo San Giacomo by the Mayor of Naples Luigi de Magistris.