Nasri Abu Jish (Labour Minister)

Doctor Nasri Abu Jish is a member of the Palestinian People’s Party (PPP) and previously Palestinian ambassador to Ethiopia and the African Union.

Abu Jish served as minister of labour in the PA government of Mohammad Shtayyeh, formed in April 2019. Following the killing of political activist Nizar Banat by PA security forces in June 2021, the PPP announced  it would be leaving the government over its failure to protect democratic rights and freedoms.