The six winning projects of the 2019 Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) were acclaimed earlier today at a ceremony held at Kazan’s Musa Jalil State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. Mintimer Shaimiev, State Counsellor of the Republic of Tatarstan, accompanied His Highness the Aga Khan, hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims, in presiding over the Awards Ceremony.
Aga Khan Museum Opens “Seeing Through Babel” Exhibition in London
The Ismaili Centre, in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto, opened “Seeing Through Babel”, a solo exhibition by the Syrian-Armenian artist Kevork Mourad. The exhibition runs in The Ismaili Centre’s Zamana Space from the 1 July 2019 to the 15 August 2019.
Experts discuss emerging concerns at a symposium co-hosted by Nova University and the Aga Khan University (AKU). On the occasion, the Nova University Rector João Sàágua and the Aga Khan University President Firoz Rasul signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate collaboration in a variety of areas.
Global Centre for Pluralism’s Annual Pluralism Lecture 2019
In delivering the seventh Annual Pluralism Lecture, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed addressed the links between pluralism and development, highlighting the dangers posed by growing inequalities.
Aga Khan Academies' Graduation ceremonies in Hyderabad and Mombasa
At graduations in India and Kenya, 159 exceptional students joined other alumni in marking the milestone of the 1000th leader to graduate from the Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad (India) and its sister school, the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa (Kenya).