Friday, May 28, 2010, His Highness the Aga Khan will participate in the Foundation Ceremony with several members of his family: Prince Amyn, Prince Rahim, Prince Husayn, Princess Khaliya, to mark the beginning of the development of the Ismaili Centre, the first-ever Aga Khan Museum for Islamic Art and Culture, and their Park, in Toronto's Don Mills area
Album for Wynford Park, housing the Toronto High Profile Jamatkhana and Aga Khan Museum.
2004, June 18: TORONTO - The biggest global threat is not failed states but failed democracies, the Aga Khan told a graduating class at the University of Toronto yesterday afternoon. The 49th hereditary spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims appealed to the class of teacher graduates at Convocation Hall yesterday to instil in their students the virtues of pluralism, meritocracy and civil society - three pillars on which successful democracies are built.
Aga Khan Park to welcome Pan Am flame Sunday, July 5
File Photo/Andrew Lahodynskyj
A woman walks some newly planted trees before the official opening ceremony for the newly constructed Aga Khan Park in North York on May 25, 2015. Photo by Andrew Lahodynskyj
North York Mirror
By Clark Kim
The Pan Am flame will be making its way to the recently opened Aga Khan Park on Sunday, July 5 with the community invited to attend the celebratory event.
Designed by two of the world’s greatest architects – Fumihiko Maki of Japan and Charles Correa of Mumbai – the twin masterpieces are a spiritual, educational and architectural destination in Toronto’s north end.
On the Town with Shinan: His Highness the Aga Khan smiles his way through Toronto festivities 2015-05-31Posted May 31st, 2015 by librarian-umed
His Highness the Aga Khan with former Governor General Adrienne Clarkson. Photo: Tom Sandler
“Have you met His Highness?” Adrienne Clarkson asked me.
I had not.
KARACHI: Aga Khan and premier Wynne signed an agreement between the province of Ontario and the Ismaili Imamat that sets a blueprint for cooperation in a number of areas, including culture and education.
The partnership combines Ontario’s excellence in education, green energy, healthcare and other key areas with the Aga Khan Development Network’s vast global experience in bringing sustainable development to societies living in diverse cultural and geographical environments.
25 May 2015
The Honourable Kathleen Wynne
Speech by Premier Kathleen Wynne of Ontario at the Inauguration of the Aga Khan Park, Toronto 2015-05-25
Introductory Remarks by H.H. The Aga Khan at the Annual Pluralism Event at the Aga Khan Museum 2015-05-28Posted May 29th, 2015 by librarian-hd
Annual Pluralism Lecture 2015
His Highness the Aga Khan
Toronto, Canada – May 28, 2015
Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin
Madame Adrienne Clarkson
Ladies and Gentlemen
Chers amis, permettez moi de vous souhaiter la bienvenue à la quatrième Conférence annuelle
sur le pluralisme que nous avons le plaisir d’organiser pour la première fois au Musée Aga Khan
de Toronto. Ces conférences offrent une plateforme unique pour le dialogue international et
Reconciling Unity and Diversity in the Modern Era: Tolerance and Intolerance
Remarks of the Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin, P.C. Chief Justice of Canada
At the Aga Khan Museum
Toronto, Ontario May 28, 2015
Tolerance: the willingness to allow the existence of opinions or behavior that one does not agree with. (Oxford English Dictionary)
Canada is a diverse, multi-cultural state. With that comes a plethora of diverse religions, opinions and behaviors.
The Globe and Mail
Published Thursday, May. 28 2015, 8:33 AM EDT
Kathleen Wynne and Aga Khan team up to boost educational opportunities
Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Aga Khan signed a deal Monday to boost educational opportunities and promote what Wynne called “intercultural peace.”
Under Monday’s agreement signed between Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Aga Khan, Ontario will grant university or college tuition waivers to 30 high school graduates of Aga Khan academies in Kenya, India and Mozambique over the three years starting in the fall of 2016.
Andrew Francis Wallace / Toronto Star
Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration of the Aga Khan Park, Toronto
25 May 2015
The Honourable Kathleen Wynne
TORONTO - The Ontario government has signed an historic Agreement of Cooperation with the Aga Khan.
The spiritual leader of Ismaili Muslims met with Premier Kathleen Wynne during a visit to Queen’s Park Monday. Wynne later joined him for the inauguration of the Aga Khan Park located on Wynford Dr. in Toronto.
Wynne said they agreed to collaborate on mutually-beneficial education initiatives.
“This includes exploring a full range of curriculum-linked resources that promote diversity, tolerance and understanding,” the premier said.