AKU Convocation Kampala Uganda Webcast

Live Webcast: Kampala, Uganda AKU 2015 Convocation with Chancellor His Highness the Aga Khan Presiding the Ceremonies

As Chancellor of the Aga Khan University, His Highness the Aga Khan will preside over the second of three Aga Khan University convocation ceremonies, in Kampala, Uganda, on 26 February 2015. The ceremony is expected to commence at 11:00 AM Kampala time (GMT+3). Live Webcast will be available on the AKDN.org, TheIsmaili.org or at AKU.edu (links provided below).

Education is the fuel to speed up Africa's development - His Highness the Aga Khan

Education is the fuel to speed up Africa’s development: His Highness the Aga Khan | IPP Media

BY DAVID KISANGA/IPP Media – 24th February 2015: The Aga Khan University (AKU) Chancellor and Founder, His Holiness the Aga Khan has said the fuel to speed up Africa’s development is education. He made the remarks yesterday in Dar es Salaam when accepting a Certificate of Recognition for the Aga Khan University (AKU) in Tanzania…

AKU 2015 Convocation - Dar es Salaam - Video

Video of Full Convocation Ceremony: Aga Khan University 2015 Convocation – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Ismailimail is excited to share the 75 min video of Aga Khan University 2015 Convocation Ceremony held at Diamond Jubilee Hall in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This year’s Convocation in Tanzania had a special significance as the Aga Khan University celebrated its 15th anniversary in East Africa. To mark this milestone, the Chancellor presided over the…

Twitter Broadcast from the Aga Khan University Convocation in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Twitter Broadcast from the Aga Khan University Convocation in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

February 24, 2015: Aga Khan University Convocation, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. #Aku convocation – Tanzanian National Anthem now playing #agakhan presides over convocation in Dar es Salaam — TheIsmaili (@TheIsmaili) February 24, 2015 #agakhan declares convocation open in Dar es Salaam — TheIsmaili (@TheIsmaili) February 24, 2015 #aku president firoz rasul delivers opening address #agakhan…

AKU 2015 Convocation - Dar es Salaam - His Highness the Aga Khan with Princes Zahra applauding

Convocation Address: His Highness the Aga Khan at the Aga Khan University Convocation, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Humjambo and Karibuni. Hongera, Wanafunzi wote What a remarkable day this is – and what a pleasure it is to be here. This is a very important day in your lives, of course, and I must say that this first chance to share in an East African AKU convocation makes this a singular day in…

February 23, 2015: Photos: His Highness the Aga Khan with President of Tanzania Dr. Jakaya M Kikwete

Tanzania: The Aga Khan University’s New Charter Sets the Stage for Major Expansion in the Region | AKDN

AKDN Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 23 February 2015 – His Excellency Dr Jakaya Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, today granted the Aga Khan University (AKU) its charter under Tanzanian law, marking the first time such recognition has been given to a foreign-based institution of higher learning. President Kikwete emphasised that the unprecedented…

Aga Khan University charter enshrined in Tanzanian law | The Ismaili

The Ismaili: 23 February 2015 Dar es Salaam, 23 February 2015 — At a ceremony held at the State House today, His Excellency Dr Jakaya Kikwete, President of Tanzania, presented Mawlana Hazar Imam with the newly granted charter of the Aga Khan University. The occasion marks the first time that a foreign-based institution of higher learning has been recognised…

Live Webcast: Aga Khan University 2015 Convocations in East Africa with Chancellor His Highness the Aga Khan Presiding the Ceremonies

Live Webcasts: AKU 2015 Convocations in East Africa with Chancellor His Highness the Aga Khan Presiding the Ceremonies

His Highness the Aga Khan, Chancellor Aga Khan University, will preside at the Convocation ceremonies in Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya on the following dates: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on Tuesday, 24th February Kampala, Uganda on Thursday, 26th February Nairobi, Kenya on Monday, 2nd March. The first ceremony in Dar es Salaam will be webcast live…

Aga Khan university launches kids development programme | The Star Kenya

Aga Khan university launches kids development programme | The Star Kenya

The Aga Khan University (AKU) launched The Institute for Human Development with a sumptuous cocktail at the Safari Park hotel in Nairobi last Thursday evening. The institute is aimed at boosting early childhood development. AKU president Firoz Rasul said, “Harnessing and advancing the knowledge of human development, particularly the earliest years of a child’s development…

Global Encounters: A journey of limitless possibilities

Global Encounters: A journey of limitless possibilities

By Sameer Paroo for TheIsmaili.org: “Global Encounters was a journey,” says Inaara Gangji, a past participant from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. “A journey of attainment, a journey of scholarship, a journey of accomplishment — and most importantly a journey of transformation for the better.” That transformation, she discovered, can come from everywhere and everyone. Inaara…

Aga Khan lecture at Harvard on the Azhar Park in Cairo

Aga Khan lecture at Harvard on the Azhar Park in Cairo

Architecture and the Territory: Cairo’s informal settlements and community networks with Diane Singerman Feb 04, 2015: Last week’s Aga Khan lecture, the first in Harvard’s Graduate School of Design spring lecture series, explored the interaction between globalization, resistance, space and urban design in Cairo. Hosted by Dean and Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Design,…