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President Banoo Shazma Talib welcomes Mawlana Hazar Imam to Toronto
President Banoo Shazma Talib welcomes Mawlana Hazar Imam to Toronto
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Toronto
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Toronto
16 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Toronto on Thursday evening to begin his visits with the Eastern Canadian Jamat. He was greeted at the Toronto airport by Jamati leaders.

Mawlana Hazar Imam and Chief Justice Beverly Mclaughlin join the inaugural Global Pluralism Award recipients for a group photograph.
Mawlana Hazar Imam and Chief Justice Beverly Mclaughlin join the inaugural Global Pluralism Award recipients for a group photograph.
Inaugural Global Pluralism Award recognises advocates of social justice
Inaugural Global Pluralism Award recognises advocates of social justice
15 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam presided over the inaugural Global Pluralism Award on 15 November 2017. The Award, presented biennially, is designed to seek out those, “… who explore and investigate, and who then reflect on the difference that pluralistic commitments can make in specific contexts, at specific moments, in specific places,” Hazar Imam said. The Global Pluralism Award highlights what a commitment to pluralism can look like in practice.

Global Pluralism Award (Full Length)

Video: Global Pluralism Award
15 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam presided over the inaugural Global Pluralism Award on 15 November 2017.

Global Pluralism Award (Highlights)

Video: Global Pluralism Award (Highlights)
15 November 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam presided over the inaugural Global Pluralism Award on 15 November 2017. 

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.

Canada arrival 2017

Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Canada
13 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.

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.

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.

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.

Mawlana Hazar Imam is greeted by Tanzania's Defence Minister Hon. Hussein Mwinyi upon his arrival at Julius Nyerere Airport before departing Tanzania.
Mawlana Hazar Imam is greeted by Tanzania's Defence Minister Hon. Hussein Mwinyi upon his arrival at Julius Nyerere Airport before departing Tanzania.
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs Tanzania
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs Tanzania
13 October 2017

Mawlana Hazar Imam departed from Tanzania on 12 October after completing his second Diamond Jubilee visit.

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