Speeches

Mawlana Hazar Imam delivers remarks at the inaugural Aga Khan Music Awards, held at the Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, Portugal.
Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the inaugural Aga Khan Music Awards
31 March 2019
Mawlana Hazar Imam addresses the audience gathered for the inauguration of the Sunder Nursery, part of the Nizamuddin Urban Renewal Initiative.
Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the inauguration of the Sunder Nursery, New Delhi
20 February 2018
His Highness the Aga Khan delivers his acceptance remarks upon receiving an Honorary Doctorate from Universidade NOVA de Lisboa as Dr. Francisco Pinto Balsemão, Patron of the Doctorate looks on.
Honorary Doctorate from Universidade NOVA de Lisboa
20 July 2017
Statement by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan
5 October 2016
Address by His Highness the Aga Khan accepting the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship
20 September 2016
Keynote address by His Highness the Aga Khan at the 'Africa 2016: Business for Africa, Egypt and the World' conference
21 February 2016
Mawlana Hazar Imam speaking at the Supportng Syria and the Region Conference in London.
Statement by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Supporting Syria and the Region Conference
4 February 2016
Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan regarding the creation of AKU hospital, Kampala
17 December 2015

"I am here today as the Chancellor of the Aga Khan University. And it is in this role that I can officially announce the establishment of an Aga Khan University Hospital in Kampala."

Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the land grant and initiation ceremony in Nakawa, Uganda
16 December 2015

“I underline the issue of ongoing knowledge, because healthcare and medicine are moving very quickly and it is essential that the institutions of healthcare in Eastern Africa should keep up to date with modern science. So the faculty of medicine at the Aga Khan University is not only going to provide service, it is also going to provide research, it is going to provide continuing education to the nursing and medical communities in East Africa.”

Mawlana Hazar Imam and Professor Diana Eck in conversation at Harvard University on 12 November 2015.
Aga Khan’s interview at Harvard University
12 November 2015
Mawlana Hazar Imam delivering the Samuel L. and Elizabeth Jodidi Lecture at Harvard University on 12 November 2015.
Speech at the Jodidi Lecture at Harvard University
11 November 2015

“The developing world is now facing a major challenge: how does it care for the elderly? Even in more developed societies, social changes have eroded some of the domestic support that once eased the burdens of the aging. How, we must all ask, will we manage the new challenges of longevity?”

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the 50th anniversary of ICOMOS, London
22 October 2015
Add breadcrumb trail: 
Show secondary sidebar menu: