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Friday, 2013, September 27Tanzanian awarded for boosting development 2013-09-27
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ippmedia.com

France has conferred its highest decoration medal to a Tanzanian Amin Kurji for his outstanding achievements and eminent services for the promotion of French culture, education and arts between France and Tanzania.

The medal was presented to him on behalf of the French President Francois Hollande by the country’s envoy to Tanzania Marcel Escure.

The award is the top French National order of the ‘Legion of Honor’ which was established way back in 1801 by French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

Friday, 2013, September 27Tanzanian awarded for boosting development 2013-09-27
kurji-sept27-2013.jpg

France has conferred its highest decoration medal to a Tanzanian Amin Kurji for his outstanding achievements and eminent services for the promotion of French culture, education and arts between France and Tanzania.

The medal was presented to him on behalf of the French President Francois Hollande by the country’s envoy to Tanzania Marcel Escure.

The award is the top French National order of the ‘Legion of Honor’ which was established way back in 1801 by French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

Monday, 2010, September 27Minister happy with Aga Khan Arusha campus - 2010-09-27
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The minister for East African Cooperation, Dr Diodorus Kamala, has expressed government satisfaction on the progress recorded in the construction of the Aga Khan University. He said construction of the university is a demonstration of the growing relations and cooperation among East African Community (EAC) member states.

Monday, 2010, September 27Minister happy with Aga Khan Arusha campus - 2010-09-27
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thecitizen.co.tz

The minister for East African Cooperation, Dr Diodorus Kamala, has expressed government satisfaction on the progress recorded in the construction of the Aga Khan University.

The new university, which will cater for students from across East Africa, is being built at Manyara Estate, a suburb of Arusha City.

Speaking after inspecting the ongoing construction, Dr Kamala said he was pleased that the work has been going on as planned.

He said construction of the university is a demonstration of the growing relations and cooperation among East African Community (EAC) member states.

Monday, 2004, September 27CHICAGO PARTNERSHIP WALK TO HELP END GLOBAL POVERTY </I> - 2004-09-27

Approximately 5,500 people participated in the Chicago Partnership Walk yesterday at Soldier Field to show their support for international cooperation and for ending poverty around the world. Over $425,000 was raised in Chicago through this event.

Monday, 2004, September 27Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A.: Thousands Participated in the Chicago Partnership Walk on September 26, 2004 to Help End Global Poverty - CHICAGO PARTNERSHIP WALK TO HELP END GLOBAL POVERTY - 2004-09-27
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home.businesswire.com/portal/site/altavista/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20040927005754&newsLang=en Business Wire

Approximately 5,500 people participated in the Chicago Partnership Walk yesterday at Soldier Field to show their support for international cooperation and for ending poverty around the world. Over $425,000 was raised in Chicago through this event. Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. (AKF USA) and is organized by its network of volunteers in communities across the United States. Partnership Walk has been held since 1995 in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston and Los Angeles.

Tuesday, 1960, September 27Event - 1960-09-27

Spoke on Dr. Alidina Kharadhar Hospital and Maternity Home. Visited Prince Aga Khan's Boys'/Girls' Secondary and Nursery Schools of Kharadhar, Pakistan.

Tuesday, 1960, September 27SPEECH BY HIS HIGHNESS PRINCE KARIM AGA KHAN-1960-09-27
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Speeches. Vol 2 pgs. 21-22

I shall begin by saying how well I am aware of your needs and necessities in this particular school. I do feel that if we are going to proceed on a fairly large scale of development in the future in our education institutions, we must proceed according to certain plans and standards, and for this reason I will probably advise the City Education Board, not to proceed with any development of this building until we know the result of the negotiations which are taking place at this moment.

Thursday, 1934, September 27Aga Khan III Event - 1934-09-27

September 27, 1934 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III addressed the Assembly of the League of Nations (15th session) at Geneva in his capacity as the First Delegate of India. He remarked on the entry of Afghanistan as a member, 'To a Muslim like myself, it is no small thing that another Islamic nation is today entering the League, for I am convinced that her entry will strengthen the League in far greater measure than the number of her subjects...'

Sunday, 1931, September 27Aga Khan III Event - 1931-09-27

September 27, 1931 - Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah, Aga Khan III gave a Radio Broadcast Address to the United States of America which was printed in The Times of London.


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