Roshan's Telemedicine Project

Roshan’s Telemedicine Project

Roshan, through its Corporate Social Responsibility Arm – Roshan Community – and public and private partners, connects the French Medical Institute for Children (FMIC) with the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) in Karachi. The telemedicine project now extends to four regional hospitals – 3 in Afghanistan and one in Tajikistan, providing life-saving medical expertise that…

NTV Uganda: Smart Telecom

NTV Uganda: Smart Telecom

A new Telecom firm has entered Uganda’s voice and data market, a move expected to further competition in an already competitive business terrain. Smart Telecom, part of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development will according to company officials be investing 300 million dollars in a bid to strengthen its presence in Uganda and grow…

Navroz Na Deen

Navroz Na Deen

Amin Mawani specializes in ghazals, geets, garbas & ginans. He was entranced by the melodious sound on North Indian classical music in his childhood years and trained under the tutelage of Kalapana Bharat in the Kirana gharana music tradition and acquired ghazal training under Vithal Rao of Hyderabad, India. Amin resides in Toronto, Canada.

AKDN Video: Aga Khan Urges Commitment to Pluralism and Strengthening of Civil Society

AKDN Video: Aga Khan Urges Commitment to Pluralism and Strengthening of Civil Society

Providence, USA, 11 March 2014 — The Aga Khan yesterday warned that the growing power of social media does not always mean more connection between people. He cautioned that the shallowness of new media, intellectual isolation and mutual ignorance are adversely affecting relations between Islam and the West despite the highly interconnected world of today.…

TheIsmaili.org VIDEO: Mawlana Hazar Imam visits the Parliament of Canada; signs protocol with Prime Minister

TheIsmaili.org VIDEO: Mawlana Hazar Imam visits the Parliament of Canada; signs protocol with Prime Minister

Ottawa, 27 February 2014 — In a historic visit to Canada, Mawlana Hazar Imam addressed a joint session of Parliament and signed a protocol agreement between the Ismaili Imamat and Canada. He spoke before the Prime Minister of Canada, Members of Parliament, Senators, and distinguished guests, including members of the Imam’s family, the Ismaili Leaders’…