Aga Khan praises Portugal for pluralism —Gulf news com

His Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Portugal include address to members of the parliament Lisbon: In an historic address to Portugal’s Members of Parliament, Prince Kareem Aga Khan praised Portugal as a leader on the global stage, one that is widely acknowledged as a country of opportunity, and thanked Portugal for a “progressive partnership” with the…

New India Conclave 2018 – ‘AB BARI HAMARI’ — APN News Com

New India Conclave held today at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, saw the successful culmination of the last few months of the biggest non-government rural outreach programme. This platform brought together multiple stakeholders to deliberate upon the need to focus on strategies to bridge the gap between rural and urban India, and empowering rural India to…

Mawlana Hazar Imam graces Jamat with Darbar in Portugal | One of the largest Jamati gatherings in modern history and the final Darbar of the Diamond Jubilee year on 11 July 2018

Over 40,000 members of the Jamat from over 45 countries around the world assembled at Feira Internacional de Lisboa for one of the largest Jamati gatherings in modern history and the final Darbar of the Diamond Jubilee year on 11 July 2018.  Mawlana Hazar Imam walks through the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in…

Chancellor Angela Merkel in Paderborn: ‘Who will look after us?’ — Germany’s ailing elderly care system — Deutsche Welle

As Germany’s elderly population continues to grow, its under-staffed old age care system is struggling to keep up. Chancellor Angela Merkel recently made good on a campaign pledge and visited a nursing home in Paderborn. The apple streusel cake was ready, hairdos freshly blow-dryed, ties sat neatly against button down shirts: Anticipation during afternoon coffee…

Videos: The spectacular new Aga Khan Garden, Alberta, is a gift to all Albertans from His Highness the Aga Khan —- University of Alberta, Canada

A Gift of Connection and Transformation The Aga Khan Garden, Alberta is a symbol of the ongoing partnership between the University of Alberta and the Aga Khan Development Network—a collaboration that has fostered intellectual, cultural and education exchange for over a decade. The University of Alberta is grateful to His Highness the Aga Khan for…

Porto, Portugal: “BEYOND THE FINAL HILL, THE SEA”— GÜNTER GRASS EXHIBITION

Günter Grass had an especially close relationship with Portugal. The travelling exhibition Encontros presents works that emerged from his encounters with the people and the natural landscape of the country. The exhibition in Porto, which originated in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut, was also visited by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Claudia…

Ismailimail: Presidencia.PT Video: Remarks by President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa honouring His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan at the National Palace of Queluz

Lisbon Portugal – Monday, July 9th, 2018: President of the Portuguese Republic, His Excellency Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa hosted a banquet in honour of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan at the National Palace of Queluz. At the banquet, in the presence of the Noorani family and Government dignitaries, the President outlined how His Highness…

Address by His Highness the Aga Khan to the Parliament of Portugal

His Highness the Aga Khan addresses Portugal’s Members of Parliament in the Senate Chamber of the Portuguese Parliament Building.-AKDN / Moez Visram   Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Your Excellency, President of Parliament, Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues Distinguished Members of Government and Members of Parliament Honourable Mayor of Lisbon, Fernando Medina Excellencies Distinguished guests Ladies and Gentlemen Let me begin…

Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee concludes with global gathering in Lisbon

Commemorations in Portugal include parliamentary address, arts festival and cultural event Lisbon, Portugal, 11 July 2018 – 61 years after he first acceded to the Ismaili Imamat, becoming the 49thhereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, His Highness the Aga Khan concluded the year-long commemoration of his Diamond Jubilee in Lisbon. Portugal, an…

Aga Khan praises Portugal as country of opportunity and partner in pluralism

Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Portugal Include Address to Members of Parliament. Lisbon, Portugal, 10 July 2018 – In an historic address to Portugal’s Members of Parliament that received a standing ovation, His Highness the Aga Khan praised Portugal as a leader on the global stage, one that is widely acknowledged as a country of opportunity,…

We are taking Mini Break — PBSJ BLOG

Dear Readers, In the next few days we will be attending the historic Diamond Jubilee celebrations in Lisbon. Our apologies for not being able to update our blog at the usual speed during that time. Please refer to our extensive archive. Rest assured, we will be back soon with more news and information. Thank you…