Bismillahi Rahmanir Rahim
Mr. Chairman and Distinguished Members of the Foundation Board,
Ladies and Gentlemen:
On behalf of all the award recipients, including the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, it is my privilege to thank the Royal Toledo Foundation for its generosity in recognizing their efforts as contributing to the preservation of historic, cultural and artistic heritage.
We are particularly honoured by the presence of Your Majesty among us this evening.
His Highness the Aga Khan today accepted an award from the Royal Toledo Foundation (Real Fundaci
Toledo, Spain, 2 March 2006 - His Highness the Aga Khan today accepted an award from the Royal Toledo Foundation (Real Fundación de Toledo) for work in the preservation and revitalisation of historic cities in the Islamic world. His Majesty Juan Carlos I, Patron of the Foundation, made the formal presentation of the Award.