AKF's Madrasa Early Childhood Development Programme hailed as the best early childhood training model by Ugandan Government

AKF’s Madrasa Early Childhood Development Programme hailed as the best early childhood training model by Ugandan Government | Daily Monitor Uganda

Govt hails Aga Khan on childhood training model Model Madarasa Institute commended for being a training model on early childhood development By Paul Tajuba for Daily Monitor, Uganda – October 5, 2015 The Madrasa early childhood training model is the best in Uganda, a senior ministry of Education official has said. Dr Yusuf Nsubuga, the Director of Basic Education, said while launching the Madrasa Early … Continue reading AKF’s Madrasa Early Childhood Development Programme hailed as the best early childhood training model by Ugandan Government | Daily Monitor Uganda

Aga Khan Hospital announced as the medical partner of the Uganda Olympic Committee

Aga Khan Hospital announced as the medical partner of the Uganda Olympic Committee

“We have trained qualified sports medical doctors who will manage and monitor the athletes’ health status together with our medical partner Aga Khan Hospital.” — William Blick, President – Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) By Johnson Were, Dec 25, 2015: Athletes who will qualify for the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Summer Olympics have been assured of better preparations and treatment ahead of the Games in August … Continue reading Aga Khan Hospital announced as the medical partner of the Uganda Olympic Committee

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Aga Khan Foundation’s Madrasa Early Childhood Development Institute: A vital centre for pre-school teachers

By Lillian Namagembe for Sunday Monitor Uganda – December 21, 2015: The Madrasa Early Childhood Programme offers development and training courses to new and practicing pre-school teachers. It also provides tailor-made technical support to pre-schools, civil society, government and private organisations. Excerpt: The institute, born out of the MECPU that has been in existence for 30 years, is run under the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF), … Continue reading Aga Khan Foundation’s Madrasa Early Childhood Development Institute: A vital centre for pre-school teachers

Earlier in 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan's visit to East Africa

Review 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to East Africa

December 25, 2015: A brief summary of few selected posts made at Ismailimail. From Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit to Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya, for the AKU’s convocation ceremonies and other related Ismaili Imamat activities, in the month of February/March of 2015. Announcement Arrival, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania With President of Tanzania Tanzania grants Aga Khan University charter Video: Aga Khan University, charter signing ceremony … Continue reading Review 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to East Africa

Iqbal Manji: The refugees who've sought safety in Peterborough, England

Iqbal Manji: The refugees who’ve sought safety in Peterborough, England

Over the past few centuries thousands of people have fled their home countries to find safety in the Anglia region. 1 December 2015 Iqbal Manji came to Peterborough in 1972 when he was 14-years-old. He was one of 60,000 Asians expelled from Uganda by General Idi Amin. 27,000 of them came to Britain, including Iqbal who flew into Stansted. “I remember coming out of the … Continue reading Iqbal Manji: The refugees who’ve sought safety in Peterborough, England

A Reflection on the Land Grant Ceremony of the New World Class Aga Khan University Hospital to be Built in Uganda | Simerg

A Reflection on the New World Class Aga Khan University Hospital to be Built in Uganda | Simerg

Partnership for Change By Shariffa Keshavjee, captures the sentiments of this historical day … … Salute to the President and Imam for Their vision, their respect For national progress Global standards of excellence To be in the frontier of scientific and humanistic knowledge The best in the world Propelling expanding ever outward An emblematic crown over Uganda Read the entire poem at the source: Simerg Continue reading A Reflection on the New World Class Aga Khan University Hospital to be Built in Uganda | Simerg

Carleton University's Ugandan Asian Archives Road Show

Carleton University’s Ugandan Asian Archives Road Show

Carleton University would like to invite you to a special event to view materials from the Ugandan Asian Archive Collection in Toronto on Saturday January 23, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00pm at the S. Walter Stewart Branch of the Toronto Public Library (John S. Ridout Auditorium) located at 170 Memorial Park Avenue (Closest major intersection Coxwell Ave. and Mortimer Ave). On August 4, 1972, then-President … Continue reading Carleton University’s Ugandan Asian Archives Road Show

Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Land Grant Ceremony for a New Teaching Hospital in Uganda

Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Land Grant Ceremony for a New Teaching Hospital in Uganda

17 December 2015 Mr President, Prime Minister, Guests, This is an important day for me because it represents an opportunity to contribute to Uganda’s development, to my community’s integration within the institutions of Uganda and in East Africa more widely. Higher education and science are two of the most important factors in development. And Africa requires to have institutions that will assist in the development … Continue reading Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Land Grant Ceremony for a New Teaching Hospital in Uganda

Vote of Thanks by Aga Khan University President Firoz Rasul in Kampala

Vote of Thanks by Aga Khan University President Firoz Rasul in Kampala

17 December 2015 Your Highness the Aga Khan The Right Honourable Ruhakana Rugunda, the Prime Minister of Uganda Honourable Ministers of Uganda Members of the Diplomatic Corps Trustees of the Aga Khan University Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen As a regional university in East Africa, today marks a major step for the Aga Khan University as we establish a much larger presence in Uganda, in … Continue reading Vote of Thanks by Aga Khan University President Firoz Rasul in Kampala

Uganada's President Museveni: "I want to take this opportunity to salute His Highness personally, but also salute the Ismaili community."

Uganda’s President Museveni: “I want to take this opportunity to salute His Highness personally, but also salute the Ismaili community.”

“I want to take this opportunity to salute His Highness personally, but also salute the Ismaili community. The two have contributed to filling the deficit of entrepreneurship in Uganda and East Africa.” – H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of Uganda Play the YouTube video to hear the President share his sentiments .@KagutaMuseveni With His Highness The Agha Khan, commissioning the Construction of Agha Khan University … Continue reading Uganda’s President Museveni: “I want to take this opportunity to salute His Highness personally, but also salute the Ismaili community.”