Welcome to Global Encounters

Global Encounters is an international programme for adolescent Ismaili Muslim youth focused on service, leadership development, culture, and global citizenship.


2 January 2018 | Article

Global Encounters is a programme for Ismaili students from around the world to participate...

Artefacts on display at the Ethics in Action exhibition
5 November 2017 | Article

Ethics in Action: The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) held inaugural launch events in...

Ziana Nathoo dressed in traditional clothing
4 April 2017 | Article

When Yasmin Rajwani visited a government school in Hyderabad in July 2016, she saw a large...

Participant group shot from Global Encounters 2013.
8 October 2015 | Video

Memories of the Global Encounters 2015 camp, which took place in East Africa.