If you could give Aga
an intangible birthday gift, what would it be?
Khan expressed his strong expectation that "from this new home, these education-oriented institutions would contribute powerfully to building new bridges of understanding across the gulfs of ignorance".
"In 2015 the Aga
Khan was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, one of the country's highest civilian decorations, for his contributions to social development in India," the official release said.
While in the UAE, the Aga
Khan is scheduled to meet with government leaders to discuss further cooperation in areas of mutual interest as well as members of the Ismaili community.
It was at this session that HH Aga
Khan was elected for the second tenure as President AIML.
During the meeting, Firoz Rasul shared with Federal Minister results of a study on the Aga
Khan University's Economic Impact in Pakistan.
Khan is the Chairman and Founder of the Aga
Khan Development Network.
Prince Karim Aga
Khan will stay at the Governor House, the spokesman added.
The president said that Aga
Khan Foundation was rendering commendable services in the fields of education, health and for rural development in various parts of the country.
Khan Trust for Culture co-ordinates AKDN's cultural activities, including the Aga
Khan Award for Architecture, Historic Cities Programme, and Aga
Khan Program for Islamic Architecture.
Khan thanked the foreign minister and conveyed his continued support to the government and people of Pakistan in economic and social development.
The Ismaili community across the world is celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of their beloved spiritual leader Prince Karim Aga
Khan IV with zeal and enthusiasm.