Videos from Portuguese News Media: Prince Aga Khan receives Double Honours by the President of the Republic

Portugal conferred double honours on His Highness Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan within 10 days of the commencement of his year long Diamond Jubilee celebrations around the world.

His Excellency Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, President of Portugal invested the decoration Grã-Cruz da Ordem da Liberdade (Grand Cross of the Order of Liberty) at the Palace of Belém, after co-chairing the doctoral ceremony “Honoris Causa” of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan at the Rectory of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Speaking in English, His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan affirmed his commitment to Portugal sharing his sentiments that “reflect the deep respect” for the country and “deep affection for the people” and highlighted the partnerships between the Aga Khan Development (AKDN) that he chairs and Portugal, a country with which he maintains a “lasting affinity” and “admiration” for “pluralism” and “bridge building, with people of different cultures and faiths.”

 

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Príncipe Aga Khan condecorado por Marcelo

O líder espiritual da comunidade ismaelita está em Lisboa para uma breve visita.

Foi distinguido pela Universidade Nova de Lisboa com o título de Doutor Honoris Causa e condecorado com a Ordem da Liberdade pelo Presidente da República

Prince Aga Khan decorated by Marcelo

The spiritual leader of the Ismaili community is in Lisbon for a brief visit.

He was distinguished by the Universidade Nova de Lisboa with the title of Doctor Honoris Causa and decorated with the Order of Liberty by the President of the Republic


Source Expresso | Príncipe Aga Khan condecorado por Marcelo



 

 

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Príncipe Aga Khan recebe doutoramento honoris causa da Nova

É o reconhecimento do trabalho desenvolvido pelo líder espiritual dos ismaelitas a favor do desenvolvimento em Portugal e no mundo.

O príncipe deverá passar a ter residência oficial em Lisboa muito em breve.

Prince Aga Khan receives honorary doctorate of Nova

It is the recognition of the work developed by the spiritual leader of the Ishmalis in favor of development in Portugal and in the world.

The prince should be officially resident in Lisbon very soon.


Source RTP | Príncipe Aga Khan recebe doutoramento honoris causa da Nova



 

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