‘A Place of Miracles’: The story of a children’s hospital in Kabul | Afghan, France and Aga Khan’s Public-private partnerships project | Dr Lee Hilling’s new book introduced

The Ismaili Council for France, French NGO La Chaîne de l’Espoir, and the Aga Khan Development Network hosted an event on 10 April 2018 to present Dr Lee Hilling’s book A Place of Miracles. The event was held at the Afghan Embassy in Paris and was attended by representatives from the diplomatic and civil society…

The World’s Future MEGAPROJECTS: 2018-2040’s

A documentary on eight of the most ambitious mega-projects currently under development around the world, featuring: Istanbul’s building boom (Turkey); the Mission to put a human on Mars; the effort to develop Lagos (Nigeria); Africa’s unprecedented clean energy opportunity; the project to probe the nearest Earth-like exoplanet; Atlanta’s stadium of the future (Georgia, United States);…

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Kenya | Video — The Ismaili, 12 April 2018|

Mawlana Hazar Imam today arrived at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi for his Diamond Jubilee visit to Kenya Upon arriving in Nairobi, Mawlana Hazar Imam is presented with a bouquet of flowers by a young member of the Ismaili Volunteer Corps.PHOTO: HUSSEIN JIVA Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed to Kenya by leaders of…

Ethics in Action Exhibition in Los Angeles — By Shafina Khakhi on The Ismaili

The Diamond Jubilee Exhibition, Ethics In Action, showcased at the National Jubilee Arts Festival this past weekend in Pasadena, California, highlighted the ethics underpinning the Aga Khan Development Network’s (AKDN) engagement across the world to improve quality of life. Visitors viewing the Ethics in Action panels.HYDER ALI Viewers at the Compassion and Sharing panel, one…

Sindh govt to launch major m-health initiative | Based on Teeko app of AKU to Tibbi for Smartphone-based health application

The Sindh health department has announced plans to put a smartphone-based health application, Tibbi, in every public health facility in the province. The initiative will replace prevailing paper-based systems and will see health workers collect real-time data about the use of health services and the performance of all health delivery points. Staff working on a…