Paris, France, 20 September 2018 - President Emmanuel Macron yesterday awarded His Highness the Aga Khan, the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour (LaGrand-croix de la Légion d’honneur), in recognition of his contribution to humanity and achievements in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable populations around the world.
Inauguration of UCA's Khorog campus
President Emomali Rahmon speaking with students in the Library of the...
Khorog, Tajikistan, 14 September 2018 - In what was a historic milestone, the University of Central Asia’s Khorog campus was formally inaugurated today by Tajikistan’s President Emomali Rahmon. The Khorog campus is the second campus of the University to become operational since its Naryn campus was inaugurated in Kyrgyzstan in 2016.
Diamond Jubilee visit to Portugal
Members of the Ismaili Community gather at Jardim Amalia Rodrigues and...
Lisbon, Portugal, 6 July 218 - His Highness the Aga Khan arrived in Portugal today for a visit commemorating his Diamond Jubilee, marking 60 years of leadership as the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the world’s Shia Ismaili Muslim community. This visit, at the invitation of the Portuguese Government, represents the culmination of celebrations that have been undertaken worldwide since 11 July 2017 - 60 years to the day that he acceded to the office of the Ismaili Imamat in 1957 at the age of 20 years.
Diamond Jubilee visit to United Kingdom
HRH The Prince of Wales is welcomed to the Aga Khan Centre by His Highness...
London, United Kingdom, 26-28 June - On 26 June was the official inauguration of a unique building in King’s Cross, at the heart of London’s thriving Knowledge Quarter. Aga Khan Centre (AKC) was opened by The Prince of Wales in the presence of His Highness the Aga Khan.