In promoting the sanctity of human life, the Qur'an-e Shariff says that good health, like knowledge, is a divine gift. The family unit nurtures the lives of its members, assisting them in their physical and spiritual endeavours. The wellbeing of individuals, in-turn, contributes to the overall health of the family, and that of society at large.
Nuit Blanche is an annual festival, where for one night an entire city is turned into an art gallery. Museums, art galleries, and other cultural institutions are open and accessible free of charge. For the fifth year in a row, from sunset to sunrise the Aga Khan Park, the Ismaili Centre, Toronto, and the Aga Khan Museum were alive with an array of art exhibits, multimedia installations, and musical performances for Nuit Blanche 2019.
Over the last ten years, several Jamati institutions have moved to a far more sophisticated, evidence-driven process for long-term planning for their Jamats. This is in no small part due to the tremendous efforts put in by a business school professor from Florida and a lot of trust placed in her by Jamati leaders. During these 10 years, Dr. Seema Pissaris, Clinical Professor of Management at Florida International University’s College of Business, has partnered with Ismaili Councils around the world to use research driven intelligence to improve the quality of life for families.
A equipa de Central Fund Raising (CFR) já iniciou a campanha para 2020. Veja aqui como pode dar o seu contributo!
Agora já pode ter acesso a algumas publicações do Institute of Ismaili Studies (IIS), em formato digital, no respetivo website.
O Aga Khan Health Board tem planeada uma série de rastreios de saúde, que incluem a medição da pressão arterial, glicémia, peso, perímetro abdominal e Índice de Massa Corporal. Apela-se à participação de todo o Jamat, incluindo os mais jovens, dado que a saúde deve ser monitorizada de forma contínua e nas diversas faixas etárias.