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Convocation Address: His Highness the Aga Khan at the Aga Khan University Convocation, Nairobi, Kenya

Ismailimail is excited to share the excerpts of His Highness the Aga Khan’s commencement address of the third of the three convocation ceremonies he presided over, the final installment being earlier today in Nairobi, Kenya. Announcing the launch of two news graduate schools – Schools of Leadership and Management, and Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism to the…

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Ismaili Jamat gathered to watch Aga Khan University’s Convocation in Kenya

Mombasa Ismaili Jamat gathered in Jamatkhana to view Aga Khan University’s Convocation which was held on March 2nd, 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya. Related: Highlights of 3rd of 3 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya Highlights of 2nd of 3 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony in Kampala, Uganda Highlights of 1st of 3 Aga Khan University…

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Live Webcast: Nairobi, Kenya 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 third and final of three Aga Khan University convocation ceremonies, in Nairobi, Kenya, on Monday, March 2nd, 2015. The ceremony is expected to commence at 11:00 AM Nairobi time (GMT+3). Live Webcast will be available on the AKDN.org, TheIsmaili.org or at AKU.edu (links provided below).

Event – March 3  - Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya - Rebooting Development - Leveraging Technology and Entrepreneurship for Prosperity

Event – March 2 | Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya | Rebooting Development: Leveraging Technology and Entrepreneurship for Prosperity

A talk by Dr Calestous Juma, member of the AKU Board of Trustees and internationally-recognized authority on the role of innovation in development. EVENT: Rebooting Development: Leveraging Technology and Entrepreneurship for Prosperity SPEAKER: Dr Calestous Juma DATE: Monday, March 2, 2015 TIME: 4:00 to 5:30 PM Local Time VENUE: Lecture theatre, 3rd Parklands Avenue, Aga Khan University Hospital,…

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Tweets related to Aga Khan in Nairobi, Kenya

March 2nd, 2015: Tweets during and after the Aga Khan University Convocation in Nairobi, Kenya Aga Khan University to open a graduate school for media http://t.co/3GTxPI9CYQ #Kenya #business #newsfeed http://t.co/W3GXlEkdJx — Enterprise #Kenya (@EnterpriseKenya) March 2, 2015 UHURU MEETS with Aga Khan, the Chairman of Aga Khan Development Network & leader of Ismaili Muslims in Nairobi.…

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…

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Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa Students Excel in London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art Examinations

Congratulations must go to the Aga Khan students for their excellent achievements, especially the Public Speakers who have gained Distinctions at all their Medal Exams. Several students from the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa sat for the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) exams late last year, and attained truly excellent results, which garnered…

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Event – February 12-14 | Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya | Inaugural Conf​erence: Investing in Early Childhood Development ​for a Better World​

Aga Khan University, East Africa’s (AKU-EA) Institute for Human Development holds it’s Inaugural Conf​erence on the subject of Investing in Early Childhood Development ​for a Better World​. This interdisciplinary conference is for researchers, practitioners, policy makers, programme designers, students, governmental & non- governmental agencies, and civil society l​eaders. ​​​The conference has been made possible by…

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Jubilation: AKU Chancellor – His Highness the Aga Khan to preside at the 2015 Convocation in East Africa

Later this month and on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the establishment of Aga Khan University (AKU) in East Africa (EA), the Chancellor, His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan will be presiding over the 2015 AKU-EA Convocation in Tanzania, followed by Uganda and Kenya. This marks the first convocation attended by the Chancellor…

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UN Special | Identifying Talent to Produce Home-Grown Leadership – Aga Khan Academies

The talent identification programme of the Aga Khan Academies (AKA) has been featured in the recent issue of the UN Special magazine. The Academies select exceptional girls and boys based on merit, regardless of socio-economic background, and provide them with a high-quality, international standard of education, with an emphasis on leadership development, ethics, pluralism and…