Aga Khan Foundation Sponsors Sessions on Writing, Reading and Economics at Jaipur Literature Festival
19 January 2016 - As part of its joint commitment to reading, learning and the exchange of ideas, the Aga Khan Foundation supports the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, the world's largest free literature festival.
Historic Agreement Signed between Province of Ontario and the Ismaili Imamat
25 May 2015 - His Highness the Aga Khan and Premier Wynne of Ontario 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.
International Baccalaureate Teachers Meet at Aga Khan Academy in Hyderabad
18 February 2013 - Over a hundred teachers from across India gathered at the Aga Khan Academy in Hyderabad as part of an ongoing commitment by the Academy and the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) to the professional development of teachers in the region.
Aga Khan Academy to be Established in Bangladesh
20 May 2008 - His Highness the Aga Khan today laid a foundation stone for Bangladesh’s first Aga Khan Academy, emphasising the centrality of quality education in the Islamic tradition.
Aga Khan Urges Educators to Embrace Pluralism and Diversity in Teaching: He urges intellectual humility and pluralism as essential to a 21st Century education
18 April 2008 - His Highness the Aga Khan today said in addition to traditional subjects, schools across the world must teach pluralism - a capacity to see those from different backgrounds as equals.
Aga Khan to Build Uganda's First Aga Khan Academy: Economic development must be matched by human development
22 August 2007 - His Highness the Aga Khan today said "people power" was vital for economic growth in developing countries.
Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Builds Residential Campus to Welcome Students from Across Kenya
14 August 2007 - Kenya’s Education Minister, Professor George Saitoti, today laid the foundation stone for the construction of the new Residential Campus at the Aga Khan Academy in Kenya’s coastal city of Mombasa, in the presence of His Highness the Aga Khan.
President Mkapa and Aga Khan Lay Foundation Stone for an International Academic Centre of Excellence in Dar es Salaam
17 March 2005 - President Mkapa and Aga Khan lay Foundation Stone for an International Academic Centre of Excellence in Dar es Salaam.
International Academic Centre of Excellence Planned for Afghanistan: Aga Khan and Karzai discuss Development Priorities
07 July 2004 - His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with H.E. Minister Younous Qanooni, Minister of Education in the presence of His Excellency President Karzai, to undertake the establishment of an Academy of Excellence in Education, in the country’s capital city, Kabul.
President Chissano and Aga Khan Lay Foundation for an International Academic Centre of Excellence in Mozambique
25 June 2004 - His Highness the Aga Khan today joined President Joaquim Chissano of Mozambique in announcing the creation of the Aga Khan Academy, Maputo, an academic centre of excellence.
Aga Khan and Kenya President Kibaki Inaugurate the First of an International Network of Academic Centres of Excellence
20 December 2003 - The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa, the first in an international network of close to 20 academic centres of excellence was today inaugurated by Kenya's President Mwai Kibaki in the presence of His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims.
Aga Khan Visits Sites of Proposed Major Educational Campuses
21 February 2003 - His Highness the Aga Khan yesterday evening completed his visit to two major education campuses being developed by the Aga Khan Education Service (AKES) in Kenya.
Aga Khan Concludes Kenya Visit
29 May 2002 - His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims, today concluded a short visit to Kenya, during which he had meetings with President Daniel arap Moi and other senior government officials.
His Highness the Aga Khan presided over the opening of a new state-of-the art printing plant.
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