Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge Kenya wins at the 2017 Skål International Sustainable Tourism Awards — Travel Mail, India | Watch Video

#TravelMail ( #www.travelmail.in ) New Delhi: Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge’s Kimana’s Women’s Group Economic Development Initiative has emerged the winner of the 2017 Skål International Sustainable Tourism Award.   The lodge won in the Community and Government Projects category during the opening ceremony of the 78th Skål World Congress held in Hyderabad, India. (From left) Susan…

Naheed Nenshi on the cover of Reader’s Digest – Ismaili Mail story

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi is on the front cover of the May edition of Reader’s Digest. The five part article is also available on-line Politics 2.0 – Naheed Nenshi and the Power of Social Engagement How a number-crunching tweet machine became Calgary’s mayor, and why his down-home leadership is transforming municipal politics. By Marcello Di…

Trying to keep up with technology – By George Mortimore at Goldstream News Gazette

Thirty-six million faces per second. That’s the capacity of a Japanese-designed people-tracking system reported on the Internet by Gizmag emerging technology magazine. “snip” (…) but luckily for us, such private agencies as the Aga Khan Development Network, a creative and humane Islamic agency, are serving as pathfinders. In Pakistan an Aga Khan project has involved…

Afghanistan: Roshan’s Customer Base Surpasses Five Million Mark – Roshan Mobile News

June 14, 2011 Kabul, Afghanistan – Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, today announced that it is the first mobile operator in Afghanistan to surpass five million active customers, up from 30,000 customers in 2003 when the pioneering company launched its network. The milestone reaffirms Roshan’s position as the number one telecommunications provider in Afghanistan based…

Afghanistan: About 3000 Ghazni residents get new water supply network

  Ghazni PRT Earlier in the week, the second phase of a major development project concluded where a water supply network was expanded in the southern part of Ghazni city. The work was managed by the Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT). According to a NATO news release today, “almost 8 kilometers of pipeline and necessary…

An Ismaili’s Experience on Completing Time Knowledge Nazrana – Greek4Eva

Source: Greek4Eva ***** In her post she has described the objective of the project, which was “expanding the capacity of its employees to alleviate poverty, the AKAM management team commissioned a concept paper in June 2008“… …what her responsibilities were: “conducting research to discover how best to inspire, motivate and train AKAM’s employees so that…

Los Angeles: Big Sunday a Big Hit at University Synagogue – Muslims join hands with members of University Synagogue; help make big day a big success

By Rabbi Joel Simonds. Photos by Sonya Sones  |  May 07, 2010 Rabbi Joel Simonds, Bennett Tramer (Big Sunday chair), Rabbi Morley Feinstein, Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, President Michael Tuchin On Sunday May 2, 2010 over 50,000 Los Angelenos participated in the largest community service day in America: Big Sunday. There were over 400 projects of community service,…