Prince Rahim is visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on the invitation of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan bin Mabarak Al Nahayan, Member of the Cabinet and the Minister of Tolerance for the United Arab Emirates.

Prince Rahim met with His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan at Expo 2020, Dubai. Prince Rahim conveyed Mawlana Hazar Imam’s warmest greetings, and congratulated the UAE on the success of Expo 2020. Prince Rahim also met with Her Excellency Reem al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai; and Her Excellency Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Youth at the UAE Pavilion Majlis. During their meeting they spoke about the successful collaboration between Expo 2020 and Aga Khan Development Network agencies and discussed potential opportunities for partnership beyond Expo 2020, primarily in the fields of education and culture.

Prince Rahim was accompanied by Sultan Ali Allana, Director of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, Senior Officials of the Ismaili Imamat Jane Piacentini-Moore and Nazim Ahmad, as well as Aziz Merchant, President of the Ismaili Council for the UAE.