The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Summer Institute Promotes Pluralism

The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Student Affairs and Human Resources departments held a Skills for Pluralism Summer Institute at the UCA Khorog campus from August 1-9 2019. The institute was aimed at increasing interpersonal, intercultural, and problem-solving skills in order to deepen personal competence and relationships between departments, campuses and communities. It covered three…

"We will continue to focus on the poorest and most marginalised communities."–GM Michael Kocher, Aga Khan Foundation — KfW Development Bank

Michael Kocher, General Manager of the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF), explains the development approach of his organisation Michael Kocher, General Manager of the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF): “We will continue to focus on the poorest and most marginalised communities.” Mr. Kocher, the Aga Khan Foundation has been active in the field of development cooperation for…

Diverse, Pluralist City of Fremont in California, where Christians, Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Muslims and other Faith Groups lives side by side and build places of worship and Social areas | Video

U.S.A offers a glimpse of religious diversity on the local level: Fremont, California is a city transformed by new immigration. A rajagopuram rises in a tidy suburban neighborhood, announcing the vital presence of the Hindu community. The diversity of the global Buddhist community is also in evidence, as Thai, Chinese, and Burmese temples—and a women’s…

Seine Hoheit Karim Aga Khan über die Zusammenarbeit zwischen Deutschland und AKDN und zum Thema Pluralismus bei der Jahreskonferenz der deutschen Botschafter am 06. Sept 2004

(…) Deutschland und das AKDN arbeiten bereits umfassend und in immer stärkerem Maße in gefährlichen und schwierigen Gegenden wie Pakistan, Afghanistan und Mittelasien zusammen. Über eine Vielzahl von Organisationen auf Dorf- und Gemeindeebene ermutigen wir die Menschen, ihre Antagonismen zu überwinden und zusammenzuarbeiten, um Lösungen für gemeinsame Probleme in ihrem Streben nach einem besseren Leben…

“Future of Pakistan” Conference: London Declaration 2016

Originally posted on Journeys to democracy:
London Declaration for Pluralism and Democracy in Pakistan October 29, 2016 Several prominent liberal, progressive and nationalist intellectuals, human rights and social media activists, and public figures from Pakistan gathered in London for a conference on ‘The Future of Pakistan’ organized under the banner of South Asians Against Terrorism and…

London declaration calls for pluralism in Pakistan | Watch Video

Declaration SAATH Forum Future of Pakistan Conference London, read by Rashed Rahman LONDON: Leading liberal intellectuals and human rights defenders have said that only a pluralist vision of Pakistan offers hope for Pakistan’s future in line with Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s liberal and progressive dream. Pakistanis from various countries gathered here for a conference on ‘The…

Video: In conversation – Aga Khan — Rajiv Mehrotra

Rajiv Mehrotra Published on 9 Dec 2014 Rajiv Mehrotra has been a personal student of HH The Dalai Lama for more than thirty years & describes himself as “a most unworthy chela” of his. Till 2012 he was the host one of the country’s longest running, and most widely viewed talk shows on public Television,…