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Imamat Day Mubarak 2015-07-11

H.H. The Aga Khan IV

This year marks the 58th anniversary of the ascension to the throne of Imamat for Shah Karim al-Husayni our 49th Holy Imam

AKU wins award of excellence for disruptive education 2022-05-17

AKU wins Zairi Award.jpeg
Source: 
pakobserver.net Pakistan Observer

The Aga Khan University (AKU) has won the Award of Excellence for Disruptive Education of the prestigious and competitive Zairi International Award in Higher Education, 2022.

Thirtyone countries participated at the MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum in Dubai, UAE and thehonour to their organization has been received by Prof. Tashmin Khamis and Ms. Azra Naseem.

Remarks by His Highness The Aga Khan on being the recipient of the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award 2012-10-22

H.H. The Aga Khan being awarded the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award 2012-10-22

ROCKEFELLER BRIDGING LEADERSHIP AWARD
New York, U.S.A.
October 22, 2O12

Thank you so much

As I have done my work, over the past decades, I’ve concluded that one of the most important forces in development is civil society. If you think about the countries around the world which have had fragile governments but which have still made progress, there are umpteen examples of countries which have made progress, because they have had strong civil society.

Mawlana Hazar Imam was shown projects of the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) at Boulia village 1992-05-05

Mowlana Hazar Imam pauses to examine embroidery at Boulia Village

1992, May 5: On May 5, Mawlana Hazar Imam was shown projects of the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) at Boulia village and at the Ayesha Abed Foundation by Mr. Fazle Abed, Executive Director of BRAC.

The Aga Khan Foundation is a member of the consortium of international donor agencies funding BRAC and is also an implementing agency for funding to BRAC from the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).

Aga Khan University project to help pastoralists’ children 2022-04-28

Arusha Regional Deputy Administrative Secretary David Lyamongi and Aga Khan University dean launching a project to support the u
Source: 
www.thecitizen.co.tz

Arusha. Children of pastoralist communities in the Arusha region hope to start benefiting from the nurturing and development projects that are being implemente by the Aga Khan University (AKU).

The three-year project was launched on Wednesday April 27, by Arusha Regional Commissioner John Mongella who called on all government institutions in the region to help in supporting the project.

US President Obama announces partnership with the Aga Khan Development Network 2014-09-23

President Barack Obama of the USA
Source: 
https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/

The President announced a new, groundbreaking initiative to support and connect civil society across the globe through the launch of Regional Civil Society Innovation Centers, in partnership with the Government of Sweden and the Aga Khan Development Network. Over the next two years, up to six networked Regional Civil Society Innovation Centers will be created worldwide.

Canadian envoy impressed by ‘inclusive learning’ facilities at Aga Khan Academy 2022-04-24

UNB Canadian envoy impressed by “inclusive learning” facilities at Aga Khan Academy
Source: 
https://www.daily-sun.com/

Canadian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Dr Lilly Nichols has appreciated the facilities required for “inclusive learning” at the new campus of the Aga Khan Academy, reports UNB.

“When I met the new batch of Aga Khan Academy teachers, I was immediately impressed by their palpable enthusiasm to inspire a new generation of students committed to lifelong learning and global citizenship,” she said while meeting the teachers at the Academy recently.

Remarks by His Highness The Aga Khan at the Architectural Awards ceremony held in Kazan, Tatarstan 2019-09-12

Awards presentation at the 2019 AKAA held in Kazan, Tatarstan 2019-09-12
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video

I think of this ceremony as marking the history of this wonderful country and its relationship with a faith which we all practice. As we look forward to the future, it's important that we carry with us the values of our faith. That they be there around the world, all the time, amongst all Muslims.

So I take this occasion to say how happy I am to be here to participate with you in the the launch of the stamp process and I wish happiness, good success in the practice of faith and that we all work together for peace in our world.

Thank you

Foundation stone laid for Tanzanian cancer care centre, 1.7m to benefit 2022-04-10

On 10 April 2022, Honorable Ummy Ally Mwalimu, Minister of Health of the United Republic of Tanzania (right) and Princess Zahra
Source: 
akdn.org

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 10 April 2022 – The Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam laid the foundation stone for its state-of-the-art cancer care centre, which will serve as a key hub for the innovative Tanzania Comprehensive Cancer Project (TCCP). The Project, launched by the Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS) in January 2020, has the goal of reducing cancer morbidity and mortality in Dar es Salaam and Mwanza.

Princess Zahra visits Aga Khan Hospital Dar-es-Salaam 2022-04-10

Princess Zahra at Aga Khan Hospital Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania  2022-04-10
Source: 
the.ismaili

NEWS: 2022, april 10: PRINCESS ZAHRA IN TANZANIA: Princess Zahra visited the Aga Khan Hospital this Saturday as part of a short trip in Tanzania for AKDN and AKUH work that will take her to a day trip to Zanzibar Sunday 10 April 2022 before she leaves from Dar es Salaam the next day. More photos and video : see link below.

NEWS, PHOTOS AND VIDEOS: https://forum.ismaili.net/viewtopic.php?p=74843#p74843

The Aga Khan University Signs MOU with Baylor College of Medicine 2022-04-07

Baylor College of Medicine
Source: 
bcm.edu

Baylor College of Medicine announces the signing of a non-exclusive Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Aga Khan University for the exchange of expertise and collaboration on health sciences teaching, research, writing and distribution, and international development.

Greek President visits Ismaili Centre, Lisbon 2022-04-03

Greek President visits Ismaili Centre, Lisbon Princess Zahra welcomes Katerina Sakellaropoulou, President of Greece, to the Isma
Source: 
the.ismaili

The President of Greece, Ms Katerina Sakellaropoulou, visited the Ismaili Centre, Lisbon, during her three-day trip to Portugal last week. She was welcomed to the Centre by Princess Zahra and Prince Hussain.

At the Ismaili Centre, President Sakellaropoulou also met with Portugal’s Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Francisco André, and leaders of the Jamat and AKDN. Ms Sakellaropoulou, the first woman to be elected President of Greece, has been in office since March 2020.

Presentation of Yacht Club Costa Smeralda 2022 Sporting Season 2022-04-06

Princess Zahra as President virtually addressed the Costa Smeralda Yacht Club  with a video message
Source: 
sail-world.com

A busy 2022 sporting season for the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda was presented this morning in Milan. The event returned to an in-person format after 2 years, bringing together members, partners, journalists and friends of the YCCS at the Magna Pars event space.

Tanzania: Nimr, Aga Khan Partnership to Boost Health Research 2022-04-07

Aga Khan Hospital, DaresSalaam
Source: 
allafrica.com

Tanzania Daily News (Dar es Salaam)

Medical Research (NIMR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Aga Khan Health Services in Tanzania (AKHST) to collaborate in health research and information sharing.

The MoU which was signed in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday opened a new beginning in health research chapter by supporting programmes which are being executed by both institutions with the aim of improving treatment and medication in Tanzania.

Speech by Prince Rahim Aga Khan at the inauguration of the Aga Khan Academy Maputo 2022-03-19

Prince Rahim Aga Khan addressing guests at the inauguration of the Aga Khan Academy Maputo on 19 March 2022. AKDN / Akbar Hakim
Source: 
akdn.org

Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim

Your Excellency, President Nyusi, Republic of Mozambique

Your Excellency, President Marcelo of the Portuguese Republic

Your Excellency, President Chissano

Honourable ministers and excellencies

Students, parents, and staff of the Aga Khan Academy

Todo protocol compredo

Ladies and gentlemen

PRINCE HUSSAIN AGAKHAN @ blood donation 2022-03-26

Prince Hussain (centre) joins Jamati, AKDN, and Government leaders (L to R): José da Câmara, President of the local parish of Sã
Source: 
the.ismaili

https://the.ismaili/global/news/imamat- ... fting-life

Lisbon, Portugal 2022-march 26:

Ismaili CIVIC Portugal hosted a blood donation campaign today at the Ismaili Centre in Lisbon. The Portuguese Minister for Health and Prince Hussain attended the pop-up clinic, organised to boost blood reserves in the country.

Service and volunteering have long been part of Ismaili tradition, as has the recognition of the sanctity of human life. In the Qur’an, it is stated that “Whoever saves a life, it will be as if they saved all of humanity.” (5:32)

Aga Khan Academy exemplifies partnership between AKDN and Mozambique 2022-03-19

Mozambique’s President Filipe Nyusi and Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa unveil the inaugural plaque of the Aga Khan
Source: 
akdn.org

Maputo, Mozambique, 19 March 2022 – The Aga Khan Academy Maputo, a new academic centre of excellence, was inaugurated today by the President of the Republic of Mozambique Filipe Nyusi together with the President of the Portuguese Republic Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, in the presence of Prince Rahim Aga Khan, representing His Highness the Aga Khan.

AKU feted as Zairi International Award winner 2022-03-23

AKU feted as Zairi International Award winner
Source: 
www.aku.edu

The Aga Khan University has won the inaugural edition of the Award of Excellence for Disruptive Education, of the prestigious and competitive Zairi International Award in Higher Education 2022.

AKU received the award based on the work of the University's Network of Quality, Teaching and Learning, QTL_net, which supports excellence in academic programmes to ensure students have a strong learning experience during their academic years.

HH Prince Amyn Aga Khan informed about Bahrain’s cultural achievements 2022-03-20

Prince Amyn Aga Khan in Bahrain  2022-03-20
Source: 
https://bahrainexcellence.org/

Manama, March 20 (BNA): His Highness Prince Amin Muhammad Aga Khan visited the Kingdom of Bahrain on March 18 and 19, during which he met the President of the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities, Sheikha Mai bint Muhammad. Al Khalifa. He was briefed on the most important cultural and civilizational achievements of the Kingdom and visited landmarks in Manama and Muharraq.

Prince Rahim Aga Khan visits Mozambique 2022-03-18

Prince Rahim is welcomed to the Presidential Palace in Maputo, by Filipe Nyusi, President of Mozambique. [PhotoO: Akbar Hakim/IP
Source: 
clubofmozambique.com

Prince Rahim arrived in Maputo on Wednesday night for a three-day visit, during which he will meet senior state officials and leaders of the Jamat, and attend the inauguration ceremony of the Aga Khan Academy Maputo.

Prince Rahim’s visit began at the Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Welfare for a meeting with Minister Nyeleti Brooke Mondlane. The Minister congratulated Prince Rahim on the inauguration of the Aga Khan Academy Maputo, as she fondly recalled her childhood, when she and her siblings attended Aga Khan schools in neighbouring Tanzania.


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