Video: His Highness in Cabo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

His Highness meets with rural communities in Cabo Delgado (and Ibo Island), one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces. 23 November 2007 – Cabo Delgado, the northernmost province, suffers the highest rates of human poverty in the country. In 2003, the percentage of people living below the national poverty line in Cabo Delgado was reported at 63.1% compared to the 54 % reported nationally. It is … Continue reading Video: His Highness in Cabo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

His Highness meets with rural communities in Cablo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

Eliane Damasceno, Director of the Entrepreneur Development Initiative (EDI) of the Aga Khan Foundation, welcomes His Highness the Aga Khan to the São João Baptista Fort. The old Portuguese fort is now an important tourist attraction where several silversmiths come daily to produce their crafts. Visit AKDN.org. 23 November 2007 – His Highness the Aga Khan, founder and Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network … Continue reading His Highness meets with rural communities in Cablo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

Mozambique: The day which was eagerly awaited by the Jamat

From official Ismaili Muslim Community Website: theIsmaili.org Thursday 22 November 2007 This was the day eagerly awaited by the Jamat of Mozambique and all those who had made the special visit from other countries to see their Imam. Thousands of murids from Mozambique, Portugal and across the world, gathered in the once empty premises of the Texlon factory, now splendidly renovated and decorated for the … Continue reading Mozambique: The day which was eagerly awaited by the Jamat

President of Mozambique extols coming of Aga Khan

Translated from Portuguese from the source. The President of the Republic, Armando Guebuza, says the visit of the leader of the Aga Khan Network for Development will allow an exchange of ideas about the impact of projects developed by the organization in Mozambique. Armando Guebuza spoke Tuesday, in Maputo, during the banquet hosted in honor of His Highness the Aga Khan. More at the source. Continue reading President of Mozambique extols coming of Aga Khan

Mozambique: Prince Aga Khan announced construction of factory of clothing for export in the country

Media article in Portuguese, translated via Google from the source. Maputo, 21 Nov (Lusa) – The Prince Karim Aga Khan, spiritual leader of Ismaili Muslims today announced in Maputo that the foundation will build in the next year, a factory of clothing for export, in Mozambique. This plant, said, employ, initially, 700 Mozambican women. Speaking today in a banquet hosted by the Mozambican President, Armando … Continue reading Mozambique: Prince Aga Khan announced construction of factory of clothing for export in the country

Tourism and clothing with the aim of the investment in Mozambique from the Aga Khan

Translated via Google from the source. The Aga Khan Network for Development (AKDN) is about to start a program to extend the circuit of units of existing tourism and safari in East Africa to Mozambique, which will be facilitated through the establishment of the Unity Bridge, linking Mozambique and Tanzania. The fact was announced during the visit of His Highness the Aga Khan held from … Continue reading Tourism and clothing with the aim of the investment in Mozambique from the Aga Khan

Aga Khan reaffirms support for the development of Mozambique

Translated via Google from the source. His Highness the Aga Khan, the hereditary Imam of Ismaili Muslims, who is in Mozambique since yesterday, reaffirmed support for development programs underway in the country, and soon will launch new projects in the areas for social, cultural and economic development. Aga Khan was received yesterday in courtesy by the Head of State, Armando Guebuza, with whom he exchanged … Continue reading Aga Khan reaffirms support for the development of Mozambique

Aga Khan’s Visit to Mozambique

Please visit AKDN.org and theIsmaili.org for latest on Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit to Mozambique. Aga Khan’s Visit to Mozambique 23 November 2007 His Highness meets with rural communities in Cablo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces (slide show) Video 20 November 2007 Press Release Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the State Banquet Discurso de Sua Alteza o Aga Khan no Banquete … Continue reading Aga Khan’s Visit to Mozambique

Aga Khan begins visit to Mozambique today

Excerpt loosely translated via Google. Maputo (Mozambique Channel) – The spiritual leader of Ismailis, His Royal Highness Aga Khan, is expected to be in Maputo today for an official visit of 4 days at the invitation of the President of the Republic, Armando Guebuza. During this visit, Aga Khan will be congregating with the members of the Ismaili Community and with high representatives of the … Continue reading Aga Khan begins visit to Mozambique today