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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AT UNESCO</I> - 2005-04-05

His Highness the Aga Khan speaks with Seyed Mohammad Khatami, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the International Con
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Tuesday, 2005, April 5
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His Highness the Aga Khan attends the International Conference on the Dialogue among Civilisations, Cultures and Peoples at the UNESCO, Paris. The Conference in Paris was attended by more than 300 participants. According to the Quotidien Le Soleil of Senegal the Aga Khan was among the attendees.

2005, April 5: International Conference on the Dialogue among Civilizations, Cultures and Peoples organised in Paris under the UNESCO, was attended by more than 300 participants. According to the Quotidien Le Soleil of Senegal the Aga Khan was among the attendees. In his keynote address, the President of Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, said "the building of a pluralistic world […] a world in which all human beings would feel at home in their diversity without exception. This world, geared to happiness, cannot be created by uniformizing and standardizing the habits, behaviours, thinking and values of peoples. The happiness of which we all dream depends on our ability to understand and accept others in their diversity, diversity that is not a handicap but, if intelligently drawn upon, can serve as a source of progress for humanity."

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H.H. Prince Karim Aga Khan IV


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