Mawlana Hazar Imam is received by AKDN Resident Representative for Canada Dr Mahmoud Eboo, President Malik Talib and Vice-President Karima Karmali of the Ismaili Council for Canada upon his arrival in Ottawa.
Mawlana Hazar Imam is received by AKDN Resident Representative for Canada Dr Mahmoud Eboo, President Malik Talib and Vice-President Karima Karmali of the Ismaili Council for Canada upon his arrival in Ottawa.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Canada
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Canada
14 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Ottawa earlier this evening, commencing a visit to Canada that will include attending the Global Pluralism Award ceremony as well as meeting with the Jamat of Eastern Canada.

Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Canada
14 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Ottawa earlier this evening, commencing a visit to Canada that will include attending the Global Pluralism Award ceremony as well as meeting with the Jamat of Eastern Canada.

Left to right: Global Pluralism Award winners Leyner Palacios Asprilla of Colombia, Alice Wairimu Nderitu of Kenya, and Daniel Webb of Australia.
Left to right: Global Pluralism Award winners Leyner Palacios Asprilla of Colombia, Alice Wairimu Nderitu of Kenya, and Daniel Webb of Australia.
Mawlana Hazar Imam to preside over Global Pluralism Award ceremony
Mawlana Hazar Imam to preside over Global Pluralism Award ceremony
12 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam is scheduled to arrive in Ottawa on 14 November to preside over the inaugural Global Pluralism Awards ceremony, being held Wednesday.

Premier Rachel Notley and Mayor Naheed Nenshi visit residents currently living at Generations campus in Calgary.
Premier Rachel Notley and Mayor Naheed Nenshi visit residents currently living at Generations campus in Calgary.
Generations programme expansion brings families closer together
Generations programme expansion brings families closer together
8 November 2017

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi attended the groundbreaking ceremony for Phase II of the Generations: Multi-Generational Housing and Community Centre campus on 3 November 2017.

Artefacts on display at the Ethics in Action exhibition
Artefacts on display at the Ethics in Action exhibition
Ethics in Action Exhibition showcases AKDN impact
Ethics in Action Exhibition showcases AKDN impact
5 November 2017

Ethics in Action: The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) held inaugural launch events in Islamabad and Karachi, Pakistan. Taking the form of an interactive exhibition, Ethics in Action provides a glimpse into the human dimension of the Ismaili Imamat’s efforts to improve quality of life.

Mawlana Hazar Imam being presented Asia Society’s 2017 Asia Game Changer Lifetime Achievement Award by Michael Bloomberg
Mawlana Hazar Imam being presented Asia Society’s 2017 Asia Game Changer Lifetime Achievement Award by Michael Bloomberg
Mawlana Hazar Imam honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award
Mawlana Hazar Imam honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award
1 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam received the highest award bestowed by the Asia Society, the Asia Game Changer Lifetime Achievement Award, on 01 November for his work to improve the lives of millions in Asia and around the world.

Five former Presidents on stage for the Points of Light Award ceremony, with the five awardees and Neil Bush
Five former Presidents on stage for the Points of Light Award ceremony, with the five awardees and Neil Bush
Five former U.S. presidents recognise Houston’s Ismaili Muslim volunteers
Five former U.S. presidents recognise Houston’s Ismaili Muslim volunteers
30 October 2017

“These are ordinary people doing extraordinary things. That spirit of volunteerism, that spirit that says we are all in this together, that spirit is exemplified by the five Points of Light recipients.”

— President Barack Obama, speaking about the Points of Light honourees at Texas A&M University on 21 October 2017.

Ismaili Centre Toronto
Ismaili Centre Toronto
Mawlana Hazar Imam to meet with Jamats of Eastern Canada
Mawlana Hazar Imam to meet with Jamats of Eastern Canada
28 October 2017

The Leaders’ International Forum (LIF) announced Friday that Mawlana Hazar Imam will visit Canada in November this year. In addition to presiding over the inaugural Global Centre for Pluralism (GCP) Award ceremony in Ottawa and attending meetings of the GCP Board, Mawlana Hazar Imam will meet with Eastern Canada Jamats in the jurisdictions of the Councils of Ontario, Ottawa, Quebec, and Maritime Provinces.

Ismaili artists worldwide will showcase talents through Jubilee Arts
Ismaili artists worldwide will showcase talents through Jubilee Arts
28 October 2017
Jubilee Arts is a new international programme to be established during the Diamond Jubilee year to celebrate the Jamat’s vast artistic skills and cultural traditions.
Salim and Sulaiman Merchant perform on stage at the Jubilee Concert in Houston
Salim and Sulaiman Merchant perform on stage at the Jubilee Concert in Houston
Jubilee Concerts: Bringing communities together
Jubilee Concerts: Bringing communities together
22 October 2017

Jubilee Concerts debuted its first performances in 7 cities across the United States, with upcoming events planned in Europe and Asia. International recording artists Salim and Sulaiman Merchant were accompanied on the US tour by award winning performers Sukriti Kakkar and Vipul Mehta, along with a 16-member band.

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres with Mawlana Hazar Imam following their meeting at the United Nations Headquarters on 18 October 2017 in New York City.
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres with Mawlana Hazar Imam following their meeting at the United Nations Headquarters on 18 October 2017 in New York City.
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres
17 October 2017

Earlier today, Mawlana Hazar Imam met with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. This evening, Mawlana Hazar Imam will be honoured by the United Nations Foundation as a Champion for Global Change at their annual Global Leadership Dinner.

Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General, presents the Champion for Global Change Award to Mawlana Hazar Imam
Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General, presents the Champion for Global Change Award to Mawlana Hazar Imam
Mawlana Hazar Imam honoured as a Champion for Global Change
Mawlana Hazar Imam honoured as a Champion for Global Change
17 October 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam was presented with the Champion for Global Change Award on 18 October at the 2017 Global Leadership Dinner, hosted by the United Nations Foundation in New York City.

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