Aga Khan University Convocation 2015: graduates urged to strengthen civil society

Aga Khan University Convocation 2015: graduates urged to strengthen civil societyNovember 28, 2015: “I know how desperate Pakistani youth is for role models and I wish they had more,” said Dr Ruth Pfau, founder of the Mary Adelaide Leprosy Centre, while addressing the 412 graduands from 36 cities in Pakistan and 4 countries being awarded degrees and diplomas at the Aga Khan University convocation in Karachi today.

She spoke of how young people respond to individuals perceived to be exemplary, whom they can admire, respect and be influenced by, if you “give them somebody who they would like to follow, they will follow.

More at the Source: Aga Khan University News

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