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Prince Amyn Aga Khan receives a gold medal for promoting Castelo Branco embroidery 2024-05-10

Prince Amyn receives the gold medal from the Mayor of Castelo Branco   2024-05-11
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www.noticiasaominuto.com

Media reports suggest that Prince Amyn Aga Khan was awarded for promoting the embroidery of Portugal in his own capacity, not as a representative of Hazar Imam. H H the AgaKhan

The Ismaili reported “ Prince Amyn was yesterday honoured with the gold medal of Castelo Branco in recognition of his efforts to promote arts and culture in Portugal and around the world.

This prestigious award, the city's highest distinction, was unanimously approved by the Municipal Council, and presented during the 253rd-anniversary celebrations of Castelo Branco's elevation to city status.

Lusophone Presidents welcomed at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat 2024-04-24

President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa addresses guests at a reception for leaders from Lusophone countries at the Diwan of the Ismai

Heads of State from the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) were hosted yesterday at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat. Prince Rahim and Prince Aly Muhammad welcomed Portugal's President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa and leaders from other Lusophone countries. | Em português

In attendance were Their Excellencies José Maria Neves, Umaro Sissoco Embaló, José Ramos-Horta, and Carlos Manuel Vila Nova—the Presidents of Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Timor-Leste, and Sao Tome and Principe, respectively, accompanied by their delegations.

New Representative of Canada to the Ismaili Imamat presents credentials 2024-04-22

Prince Rahim receives the credentials of the Canadian Representative Ralph Goodale to the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat in Portuga
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akdn.org

Lisbon, Portugal, 22 April 2024 – His Excellency, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, High Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom, today presented his credentials as the Representative of Canada to the Ismaili Imamat. Prince Rahim Aga Khan received Mr Goodale’s credentials on behalf of His Highness the Aga Khan, the 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims and Founder and Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network.

Prince Rahim Aga Khan received Mr Goodale’s credentials on behalf of His Highness the Aga Khan 2024-04-22

Prince Rahim Aga Khan received Mr Goodale’s credentials on behalf of His Highness the Aga Khan  2024-04-22

Lisbon, Portugal, 22 April 2024 – His Excellency, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, High Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom, today presented his credentials as the Representative of Canada to the Ismaili Imamat. Prince Rahim Aga Khan received Mr Goodale’s credentials on behalf of His Highness the Aga Khan, the 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims and Founder and Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network.

Announcement from LIF 2023-10-13

Announcement from LIF  2023-10-13

Hazar Imam sent blessings to worldwide Jamat during meeting with LIF in Lisbon on October 13, 2023

Speech by Prince Amyn Muhammad at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat on the occasion of the 25th anniversary 2023-07-12

Prince Amyn Aga Khan
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video the.ismaili

May I extend a very warm welcome to you to the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat for this evening’s reception.

It is very special for us to be able at last to host you in this beautiful building and to welcome you to the Seat of the Ismaili Imamat, which has been designated by my brother, His Highness the Aga Khan, as the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat.

Pope Francis has special audience with Prince Rahim as part of series of interreligious encounters in Lisbon 2023-08-04

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Vatican News

As Pope Francis returned to the Apostolic Nunciature ahead of lunch on Friday, he held a series of brief meetings with three separate delegations, according to the Holy See Press Office.

The Pope met first with a delegation from the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID), accompanied by Cardinal Miguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, prefect of the Dicastery for Interreligious Dialogue.

Centro Ismaili: 25 years of a Lisbon landmark 2023-07-12

President of Portugal seen with Prince Aly Muhammad, Prince Amyn,Prince Rahim and Niaz Ahmed the Diplomatic Representative of AK
Source: 
the.ismaili

The Ismaili Centre Lisbon hosted a special celebration this evening to mark a quarter-century since its inauguration. Members of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s family and President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa were present to mark this milestone moment for the Jamat in Portugal.

Prince Amyn, Prince Rahim, and Prince Aly Muhammad joined guests to celebrate a momentous occasion — 25 years of the Centro Ismaili, Lisboa. Since opening in 1998, the building has stood tall, embodying the principles of pluralism, knowledge sharing, and dialogue.

Municipality of Porto and the Aga Khan Portugal Foundation signed a cooperation agreement 2023-06-06

Municipality of Porto and the Aga Khan Portugal Foundation signed a cooperation agreement  2023-06-06

2023, June 6th: Municipality of Porto and Aga Khan Portugal Foundation sign cooperation agreement, with a special focus on publics and territories with greater challenges". The document was signed by the Mayor, Rui Moreira, and Prince Amyn Aga Khan, even before the "Schools2030 Global Forum", which takes place for the first time in our country.

The agreement aims to "promote pluralism and citizenship through participation, networking and the creation of innovative and sustainable responses",

Source: 
www.porto.pt

In Lisbon, the Aga Khan University Celebrates its Portuguese Partnerships 2023-06-02

AKU's partners and collaborators in Portugal include the Catholic University of Portugal, NOVA University Lisbon, the Calouste G
Source: 
aku.edu

The Aga Khan University celebrated the growing impact of its partnerships with Portuguese institutions of higher education, research and health care in Lisbon on Friday 2nd June 2023. The event was attended by leaders and researchers from AKU and the University's Portuguese partners, and representatives of the Portuguese Republic and the Ismaili Imamat.

Prince Rahim and the President of Portugal visit the Royal Treasure Museum 2023-02-24

Prince Rahim and the President of Portugal visit the Royal Treasure Museum   2023-02-24
Source: 
the.ismaili

Prince Rahim, together with his younger son, Prince Sinan, and the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, yesterday visited the Royal Treasure Museum at the Ajuda National Palace in Lisbon, at the invitation of the Minister of Culture, Pedro Adão e Silva.

They were accompanied by the Secretary of State for Culture, Isabel Cordeiro; the Museum Director, José Alberto Ribeiro; the Diplomatic Representative of the Ismaili Imamat to Portugal, Nazim Ahmad; and the President of the Ismaili Council for Portugal, Rahim Firozali.

Prince Rahim and the President of Portugal visit the Royal Treasure Museum 2023-02-24

Prince Rahim and the President of Portugal visit the Royal Treasure Museum  2023-02-24

Prince Rahim with Prince Sinan and the President of Portugal visit the Royal Treasure Museum

Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Sintra City Council present Bytes4Future 2022-11-15

Prince Rahim Aga Khan addresses the audience at the Bytes4Future conference AKDN / Rui Gouveia
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akdn.org

Sintra, Portugal, 15 November 2022 - The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Sintra City Council presented the results of Bytes4Future, a digital upskilling programme for vulnerable youth. Prince Rahim Aga Khan joined the Mayor of Sintra, Basílio Horta, the President of the Foundation for Science and Technology, Madalena Alves and other experts at the Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval, Sintra, Portugal. A roundtable was held on “Future skills and emerging trends”, and two alumni spoke about what the programme had meant for them.

Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Sintra City Council present Bytes4Future

Prince Rahim Aga Khan addresses the audience at the Bytes4Future conference AKDN / Rui Gouveia
Source: 
akdn.org

Sintra, Portugal, 15 November 2022 - The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Sintra City Council presented the results of Bytes4Future, a digital upskilling programme for vulnerable youth. Prince Rahim Aga Khan joined the Mayor of Sintra, Basílio Horta, the President of the Foundation for Science and Technology, Madalena Alves and other experts at the Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval, Sintra, Portugal. A roundtable was held on “Future skills and emerging trends”, and two alumni spoke about what the programme had meant for them.

His Highness The Aga Khan granted Citizenship of Portugal by President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa 2019-03-31

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Aga Khan, the 49th hereditary Imam and spiritual leader of the Ismaili Shia Muslims, is the most recent Portuguese citizen . The announcement was made by the President of the Republic during the closing ceremony of the Aga Khan Music Awards, which took place in Lisbon this Sunday. The attribution of Portuguese citizenship was approved by the government two weeks ago, but only now announced by Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and in recognition of the actions undertaken by the Prince in favor of the Portuguese Republic .

Portugal granted national citizenship to Prince Aga Khan 2019-03-19

H.H. The Aga Khan was granted citizenship of Portugal by the President of Portugal Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
Source: 
https://observador.pt/

Aga Khan, the 49th hereditary Imam and spiritual leader of the Ismaili Shia Muslims, is the most recent Portuguese citizen . The announcement was made by the President of the Republic during the closing ceremony of the Aga Khan Music Awards, which took place in Lisbon this Sunday. The attribution of Portuguese citizenship was approved by the government two weeks ago, but only now announced by Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and in recognition of the actions undertaken by the Prince in favor of the Portuguese Republic .

Prince Rahim meets with the Substitute for the Secretariat of State at the Vatican, Monsignor Edgar Peña Parra 2022-05-13

Prince Rahim in conversation with Monsignor Pena Parra, the Substitute for the Secretariat of State at the Vatican. AKDN / Raque
Source: 
akdn.org

Lisbon, Portugal, 13 May 2022 – Yesterday, Monsignor Edgar Peña Parra, the Substitute for the Secretariat of State at the Vatican, was welcomed at the Ismaili Centre Lisbon by Prince Rahim Aga Khan, accompanied by Mr Nazim Ahmad, the Diplomatic Representative of the Ismaili Imamat to Portugal, and Mr Rahim Firozali, President of the Ismaili National Council.

Prince Rahim meets with the Substitute for the Secretariat of State at the Vatican, Monsignor Edgar Peña Parra 2022-05-13

Prince Rahim bids farewell to Monsignor Pena Parra after their meeting at the Ismaili Centre, Lisbon on 12 May 2022. AKDN / Raqu

Lisbon, Portugal, 13 May 2022 – Yesterday, Monsignor Edgar Peña Parra, the Substitute for the Secretariat of State at the Vatican, was welcomed at the Ismaili Centre Lisbon by Prince Rahim Aga Khan, accompanied by Mr Nazim Ahmad, the Diplomatic Representative of the Ismaili Imamat to Portugal, and Mr Rahim Firozali, President of the Ismaili National Council.


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