2017 Global Pluralism Award Recipients — Global Centre for Pluralism, Canada

In recognition of outstanding achievements to support more inclusive societies worldwide, the renowned international jury, selected 10 finalists for the inaugural 2017 Global Pluralism Award 2017 Award Winners Leyner Palacios Asprilla  | Colombia Founder, Committee for the Rights of Bojayá Victims Leyner is a Colombian community leader and human rights advocate that has fought for…

Simerg com: Defining Moment – His Highness the Aga Khan Shortlists the Strengths of a Global Citizen; and the Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson in Conversation with the Ismaili Imam

By Abdulmalek Merchant His Highness the Aga Khan and the Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson in conversation following the presentation of the Global Citizenship Award to the Ismaili Imam on September 21, 2016, in Toronto. There were many cherishable and memorable moments in last night’s (Wednesday, September 21, 2016) event at Koerner Hall in Toronto marking…

His Highness the Aga Khan receives the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship — The Ismaili org

Toronto, 21 September 2016 — Before a distinguished gathering at Toronto’s Koerner Hall, the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson presented Mawlana Hazar Imam with an award bearing her name and representing the convictions that she has long championed. Adrienne Clarkson presents Mawlana Hazar Imam with the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship in Toronto’s Koerner Hall….

His Highness the Aga Khan to receive Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship | Live Webcast on Wednesday the 21 September from Toronto

Mawlana Hazar Imam will receive the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship in Toronto on Wednesday evening, culminating the 6 Degrees Citizen Space 2016 conference presented by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship. ISMAILI COUNCIL FOR CANADA Toronto, 19 September 2016 — Mawlana Hazar Imam will receive the inaugural Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship on…

Innovative app wins top prize at Aga Khan University’s first-ever Hackathon

Four innovative solutions in emergency medicine receive awards  Innovators at Pakistan’s first-ever medical hackathon at the Aga Khan University have proposed new ways of tackling challenges facing Pakistan’s emergency rooms (ER). HistorER, the winning team at the Hackathon, came up with a unique QR (quick response) code system to address a persistent challenge faced by…

President of Pakistan confers awards on two Aga Khan University faculty

Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain has conferred prestigious awards on two senior professors at the Aga Khan University. Professor Syed Ather Enam, Chair of the Department of Surgery at AKU, has been awarded Pakistan’s third highest civilian award, the Sitara-i-Imtiaz, for his work in the field of medicine. Professor Zulfiqar Bhutta, Founding Director of the Centre…

Mr Shiraz Boghani, Chairman Of Splendid Hospitality Group, Awarded Hotelier Of The Year At The Asian Business Awards 2016 — Hospitalitynet com

Left to Right: BBC Sport presenter Karthi Gnanasegaram, Sanjay Thakrar, Shiraz Boghani, chairman of the Splendid Hospitality Group, Ramniklal Solanki CBE and Kalpesh Solanki | Credits: Asian Media & Marketing Group Mr Shiraz Boghani, Chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group, was recently honoured at the Asian Business Awards 2016, when he received the ‘Hotelier of the…