Global Centre for Pluralism 2014 Lecture: Speech/Videos/Photographs

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
On May 29, 2014, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres delivered the Centre’s third annual lecture in Ottawa, reflecting on the promise of pluralism. TEXT: 2014 Annual Pluralism Lecture Introductory remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan Globe and Mail op-ed by António Guterres VIDEOS: PHOTO GALLERY:

So Different Tajikistan – Le Théâtre de mon Cerveau blogspot de photos

Pamir has a special position. It’s the most high-altitude region not only of Tajikistan but of all the former Soviet Union. Its Gorno-Badakhshanskaya autonomous region occupies almost a half of all the country but its population is only 3% from all the republic’s one. Local citizens are officially considered to be Tajiks but in fact…

Jerusalem: A Photo Essay by Muslim and Nevin Harji @Simerg

“During the past 8 years, we have visited dozens of cities in over forty countries all around the world. We have to say that the magical quality of the Old City of Jerusalem is unsurpassable. Perhaps it is due to the glorious history of the towering stone walls and ancient buildings, or the sacred atmosphere…