New York, USA, 19 May 2017 – The Architectural League of New York awarded its President’s Medal to His Highness the Aga Khan on the occasion of the fortieth anniversary of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture.
Opening ceremony of the new headquarters of the Global Centre for Pluralism, Ottawa
Global Centre for Pluralism - Centre Mondial du Pluralisme....
Ottawa, Canada, May 16, 2017 – The Global Centre for Pluralism, a major international institution for research and dialogue about the value of diversity, has officially opened its permanent headquarters in a historic building in Ottawa at a ceremony with His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and His Highness the Aga Khan.
Opening of the new Bamyan Hospital
Sima (22) visits Dr Saeeda after giving birth to her youngest son - Bamyan...
Bamyan, Afghanistan, 24 April 2017 – His Excellency the Second Vice President of Afghanistan, Sarwar Danesh, and Princess Zahra Aga Khan inaugurated a US $22.8 million hospital today that will serve the people of Bamyan.
Aga Khan gift creates new garden in Edmonton
Aga Khan Garden, Alberta - University of Alberta Botanic Garden: View from...
Edmonton, Canada, 7 April 2017 - A spectacular new garden will bloom in 2018 at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden, located 15 minutes southwest of Edmonton.
The Aga Khan Garden, Alberta was made possible by a contribution in excess of $25 million by His Highness the Aga Khan, Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) and spiritual leader of the Ismaili Muslim community. The gift arises from the long-standing relationship between the University of Alberta and the Aga Khan, highlighted by a Memorandum of Understanding first signed with the Aga Khan University in 2006 and an honorary doctorate given to His Highness in 2009.
Aga Khan University Convocation 2017, Nairobi
Graduands at the Aga Khan University’s convocation ceremony in Nairobi,...
Nairobi, Kenya, 15 February 2017 - Graduands at the Aga Khan University’s convocation ceremony in Nairobi were encouraged to use their skills and knowledge to pursue ambitious, far-reaching initiatives that would impact as many lives as possible.