Adaptation and Innovation: Canada’s Contributions to Humanitarian Response

December 4 & 5, 2014 at The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat in Ottawa   The 2014 Canadian Humanitarian Conference (#CHC2014) will set the stage for a national conversation showcasing Canadian expertise in humanitarian response and related fields. A wide range of sectors will convene, representing the depth of Canadian contributions to humanitarian response, including…

Pluralism and Public Accountability: Implementing Kenya’s 2010 Constitution

April 3, 2014 | Pluralism Forum and book launch Kenya adopted a new constitution in 2010. Along with creating new governance arrangements, the constitution seeks to give all Kenyans a shared stake in the country’s future. Given the history and effects of ethnic politics in Kenya, what are the challenges for implementing the constitution? Does…

Photo Essay: Celebrating Sussex Drive, His Highness the Aga Khan and the Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat Building — Simerg com

Sussex Drive with some other connecting streets in Canada’s National Capital Region, makes up what is known as the Confederation Boulevard or the “ceremonial and discovery route”.  Some of Canada’s most important institutions and landmarks including the residences of the Governor General and the Prime Minister are on Sussex Drive. The newest addition is the…