CEO of Aga Khan Rural Support Programme India (AKRSP-India) to discuss the challenges associated with multi-faceted development at ‘The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat Ottawa’

  Greater than the sum of its parts: Improving quality of life with a holistic approach to development ***** Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is pleased to invite you to a public lecture with Mr. Apoorva Oza, CEO of Aga Khan Rural Support Programme – India (AKRSP-India). From clinics to classrooms to village councils, development…

Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat in ottawa: Explore the building through regularly scheduled open house hours

The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat was established by His Highness the Aga Khan, 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims and founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). A secular facility, the Delegation offers a centre for building relationships, enabling quiet diplomacy, disseminating knowledge and information, while reflecting…

His Highness the Aga Khan and Canada: A Profound Affinity – But Why Canada?

Soure: Written by Mohib Ebrahim in Simerg.com ***** As His Highness the Aga Khan prepares to deliver the 10th annual LaFontain-Baldwyn lecture, sponsored by the Institute of Canadian Citizenship, on Friday October 15th, 2010, Mohib Ebrahim seeks to provide a perspective of the special affinity the Ismaili Imam holds for Canada by quoting extensively from…

‘Crystal Clear’: Fumihiko Maki’s first building in Canada is a deceivingly complex cultural building of a quality rarely seen in this country

PROJECT Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Ottawa, Ontario ARCHITECTS Maki and Associates in collaboration with Moriyama & Teshima Architects TEXT Ian Chodikoff PHOTOS Tom Arban, unless otherwise noted It is a rare occurrence when the complex engineering strategies and design details comprising a building merge into a sublime architectural experience. Such is the case with…