By Theme (continued)
Institutions & Management (continued)
2 September 1962Muhammedi Girls' Academy, established by the Ismailia Youth Services, Opening Ceremony (Karachi, Pakistan)
2 November 1960Lecture at the University of Oxford under the auspices of the Royal Commonwealth Society, 'Ismaili Community and its Contribution to the Commonwealth' (Oxford, United Kingdom)
2 October 1960Urdu University Inauguration (Karachi, Pakistan)
26 September 1960Dr. Alidina Kharadhar Hospital and Maternity Home Opening Ceremony (Karachi, Pakisan)
14 October 1959Radio Times of Kenya (KBS) Interview, Charles Hayes (Kenya)
16 November 1957Annual General Meeting of the East Africa Muslim Welfare Society (Mombasa, Kenya)
22 October 1957Takht Nashini (Enthronement) Ceremony (Nairobi, Kenya)
14 March 1936All India Muhammadan Educational Conference Presidential Address (2nd), 'The Educational Needs of Muslim India' (Rampur, India) ·· incomplete
Islam (Culture & Heritage)
27 February 2014Address to both Houses of the Parliament of Canada in the House of Commons Chamber (Ottawa, Canada)
19 December 20132013 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony (Karachi, Pakistan)
13 October 2013India Today Interview (2nd), Sandeep Unnithan, 'What keeps him on course with reviving cultural heritage in developing world' (Delhi, India)
18 September 2013Inauguration Ceremony for the Restoration of Humayun’s Tomb (Delhi, India)
6 September 20132013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Lisbon, Portugal)
15 May 2013UNESCO Conference on Culture and Development Keynote Address (Hangzhou, China)
?? July 2012Preface to 'Architecture in Islamic Arts' (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Singapore; St. Petersburg, Russia)
17 June 2012Le Parisien Interview, Gilles Maarek, 'Chantilly est un géant qui se réveille' (Paris, France)
31 March 2012'Architecture in Islamic Arts' Opening Ceremony - An Exhibition from the Aga Khan Museum (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) ·· incomplete
?? 2011'Prospecting the Past, Inspiring the Future', Preface to 'The Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme: Strategies for Urban Regeneration' edited by Philip Jodidio (Aiglemont)
13 December 2010NBC Interview, Richard Engel, 'A Hollywood stepson and a Muslim leader' (USA)
24 November 20102010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Doha, Qatar)
5 November 2010Preface to 'Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum: Arts of the Book & Calligraphy' (Istanbul, Turkey)
15 October 201010th Annual LaFontaine-Baldwin Lecture, Institute for Canadian Citizenship, 'Pluralism', and apres lecture conversation with John Ralston Saul (Toronto, Canada)
28 May 2010Ismaili Centre, Toronto, the Aga Khan Museum and their Park Foundation Stone Ceremony (Toronto, Canada)
17 March 2010Introduction to 'Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum: Masterpieces of Islamic Art' (Berlin, Germany)
30 July 2009Restored Forodhani Park Opening Ceremony (Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania)
5 June 2009Introduction to 'The Worlds of Islam in the collection of the Aga Khan Museum' (Madrid and Barcelona, Spain)
28 May 2009Acceptance Address - Grand Mécène (Grand Patron) and Grand Donateur (Grand Donor) from the French Ministry of Culture (Paris, France)
23 April 2009Address to the Global Philanthropy Forum (Washingon D.C., USA + [Canada])
16 November 2008Address to the Avignon Forum 'The value and importance of cultural diversity and its role in promoting peace and development' (Avignon, France)
9 October 2008Introduction to 'Geographies of Islam' (Toledo, Spain)
13 September 2008AFP Interview (Aleppo, Syria) ·· incomplete
2 September 2008Interview featured in PBS/E2 Series' 'A Garden in Cairo' (USA) ·· incomplete
29 August 2008Syrian TV Interview, Reem Haddad (Aleppo, Syria)
28 August 2008Aleppo and Masyaf Citadels, and the Castle of Salah ad-Din, Opening Ceremony (Aleppo, Syria)
27 August 2008Al Watan Interview, Waddah Abed Rabbo (Damascus, Syria)
25 August 2008Signing Ceremony for three agreements: 1) The First MicroFinance Institution the Central Bank of Portgual. 2) The Aga Khan University and Ministries of Health and Higher Education of the Government of Syria. 3) The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development and City of Damascus (Damascus, Syria)
23 July 2008Paroquias de Portugal Interview, António Marujo and Faranaz Keshavjee, 'The West should accept that Islam does not separate the world and faith' (Lisbon, Portugal)
18 June 2008Acceptance Address - Installation as a Foreign Associate Member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts, Kenzo Tange chair at the Institut de France (Paris, France)
26 April 2008Aga Khan Award for Architecture Seminar and Exhibition on winning projects in Burkina Faso and West Africa (Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)
25 April 2008Urban Park Announcement Ceremony (Bamako, Mali)
24 April 2008Acceptance Address - University of Sankoré Honorary Doctorate (Timbuktu, Mali)
24 April 2008Great Mosque of Mopti Opening Ceremony (Mopti, Mali)
23 April 2008Dinner hosted by the President of Mali (Bamako, Mali)
26 March 2008Ismaili Centre Opening Ceremony (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
14 March 2008Introduction to 'The Path of Princes: Masterpieces from the Aga Khan Museum' (Lisbon, Portugal)
Published 2008Preface to 'The Aga Khan Museum' by Philip Jodidio (Aiglemont)
14 November 2007 ??BBC Two NewsNight Interview (London, United Kingdom) ·· incomplete
26 October 2007Restored Monuments in Darb al-Ahmar, Opening Ceremony (Cairo, Egypt)
5 October 2007Preface to 'Chefs-d'oeuvre Islamiques de l'Aga Khan Museum (Islamic Masterpieces from the Aga Khan Museum)' (Paris, France)
?? 2007Interview (with an unidentified media outlet) featured in AKDN's 'Let the Beauty We Love Be What We Do: A Profile of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture' (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) ·· incomplete
4 September 20072007 (10th) Aga Khan Award For Architecture Presentation Ceremony (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
12 July 2007Foreword to 'Spirit & Life, Masterpieces of Islamic Art from The Aga Khan Museum Collection' (London, United Kingdom)
12 July 2007'Spirit & Life' Opening Ceremony - An Exhibition from the Aga Khan Museum Collection (London, United Kingdom)
4 July 2007L'Express Interview, Eric Chol and Christian Makarian, 'The ethic of Islam rests on generosity' (Paris, France)
Published June 2007Preface to the book 'Karakorum, Hidden Treasures in the Northern Areas of Pakistan' by Stefano Bianca (Aiglemont)
Published May 2007Preface to the book 'Syria, Medieval Citadels Between East and West' by Stefano Bianca (Aiglemont)
31 March 2007Introduction to 'Splendori a Corte (Splendours at Court)' (Parma, Italy)
30 March 2007'Splendori a Corte' Opening Ceremony - An Exhibition from the Aga Khan Museum Collection (Parma, Italy)
6 March 2007Philip Jodidio Interview (2nd) published in 'Under the Eaves of Architecture', 'The Processes of Change' (London, United Kingdom)
?? < 2007?Interview with an unidentified media outlet, #1 (Cairo, Egypt) ·· incomplete
Published 2007'On the Role of Culture in Development', Aga Khan Trust for Culture Brochure (Aiglemont)
2 March 2006Acceptance Address - Royal Toledo Foundation Award Ceremony (Toledo, Spain)
3 December 20052005 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony (Karachi, Pakistan)
8 November 2005Kabul Serena Hotel Opening Ceremony (Kabul, Afghanistan)
1 August 2005Aga Khan Development Network, The Ismaili Imamat and Government of Mali 'Agreement of Co-operation' Signing Ceremony (Bamako, Mali)
25 March 2005Round Table Discussion with the Press at al-Azhar Park's opening (USA, United Kingdom, Canada)
25 March 2005Al-Azhar Park Opening Ceremony (Cairo, Egypt)
25 January 2005Acceptance Address - National Building Museum's Vincent Scully Prize (Washington D.C., USA)
27 November 2004DD TV (Delhi Doordarshan) Interview, Rajiv Mehrotra (New Delhi, India)
27 November 2004Times of India Interviews 'Celebrating Beauty' & 'Education has not kept pace with globalisation' (New Delhi, India)
27 November 2004Ninth Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (New Delhi, India)
6 September 2004Keynote Address to the Annual Conference of German Ambassadors (Berlin, Germany)
?? < 2004Interview with an unidentified media outlet, #2 (Cairo, Egypt) ·· incomplete
Published 2004Preface to 'Cairo, Revitalising a Historic Metropolis' by Stefano Bianca and Philip Jodidio (Aiglemont)
20 ?? December 2003CNN Inside Africa/Design 360 Interview, Sylvia Smith (USA) ·· incomplete
19 October 2003Institute of Ismaili Studies 25th Anniversary Graduation Ceremony (London, United Kingdom)
19 October 2003Address to the International Colloquium 'Word of God, Art of Man: The Qur’an and its Creative Expressions' organised by The Institute of Ismaili Studies (London, United Kingdom)
10 October 2003Visit to Mali (Timbuktu, Djenne & Bamako, Mali)
30 August 2003Ismaili Centre Foundation Stone Ceremony (Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
2 May 2003Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble Performance in Collaboration with the Aga Khan Music Initiative (Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
19 April 2003Reuters Interview, Penny MacRae (USA) ·· incomplete
15 April 2003Restored Humayun's Tomb Gardens Opening Ceremony (New Delhi, India)
8 October 2002Announcement of the Aga Khan Museum (Toronto, Canada) ·· incomplete
19 July 2002Aga Khan Development Network and Government of Zanzibar 'Agreement of Co-operation' Signing Ceremony (Zanzibar, Tanzania)
23 June 2002Ismaili Centre Opening Ceremony (Houston, Texas, USA)
19 February 2002 (updated and published), 31 August 2001 (interview)Architectural Record Interview, Robert Ivy (New York, USA)
January 2002Philip Jodidio Interview (1st) published in Connaissance des Arts, 'Bridging the Gulf' (Paris, France)
6 November 2001Eighth Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (The Citadel, Aleppo, Syria)
Published 2001Preface - The Azhar Park Project in Cairo and the Conservation and Revitalisation of Darb al-Ahmar (Aiglemont)
28 November 2000Remarks at the White House Conference on Culture and Diplomacy (Washington D.C., USA)
26 October 2000PTV Interview, Imran Aslam, 'A Vision of Hope and Faith' (Karachi, Pakistan)
21 October 20002000 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony (Karachi, Pakistan)
10 November 1999Address to the World Bank InfoDev Conference (Washington D.C., USA)
Early 1999Pranay Gupte Interview (United States, United Kingdom) ·· incomplete
9 October 1998Seventh Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain)
25 August 1998Mildred F. Schmertz Interview, 'The Past and Future of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture: Reflections on the First Twenty Years' (Paris, France)
?? 1998Oleg Grabar Interview (Boston, USA) ·· incomplete
16 March 1997Stone Town Cultural Centre Opening Ceremony (Zanzibar, Tanzania)
15 March 1997Zanzibar Serena Inn Opening Ceremony (Zanzibar, Tanzania)
1 March 1997Architecture, The American Institute of Architects Journal, Interview, 'The prince and the paupers' (USA)
25 October 1996Hadrian Award Ceremony, World Monuments Fund (New York, USA)
29 September 1996Baltit Fort Opening Ceremony (Hunza, Pakistan)
28 December 1995Paris Match Interview (2nd), Caroline Pigozzi (Paris, France)
25 November 1995Sixth Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Solo, Indonesia)
18 June 1993Keynote address to the International Union of Architects and the American Institute of Architects Congress of Architects (Chicago, USA)
19 September 1992Fifth Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Samarkand, Uzbekistan)
18 August 1992Toronto Star Interview (1st), Haroon Siddiqui (Toronto, Canada) ·· incomplete
18 August 1991The (Manchester) Guardian Weekly Interview, Akbar Ahmed, ‘The quiet revolutionary’ (London, United Kingdom) ·· incomplete
5 June 1991Zafra House Opening Ceremony (Granada, Spain) ·· incomplete
15 October 1989Fourth Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Cairo, Egypt)
?? February 1989All India TV and Radio Interview, Rajiv Mehrotra (??, India)
28 November 1987Faisalabad Serena Hotel Opening Ceremony (Faisalabad, Pakistan) ·· incomplete
24 November 1986Third Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Marrakesh, Morocco)
25 April 1986Closing Remarks, Tenth Seminar, 'Architecture Education in the Islamic World', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Granada, Spain)
21 April 1986Opening Remarks, Tenth Seminar, 'Architecture Education in the Islamic World', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Granada, Spain)
6 March 1985Signing of Agreement with Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University to expand the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture (Cambridge, USA)
11 November 1984Opening Remarks, Ninth Seminar, 'The Expanding Metropolis: Coping with the Urban Growth of Cairo', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Cairo, Egypt)
13 April 1984On receiving the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation Medal for Architecture at the University of Virginia, 'Islamic Architecture: Concerns and Directions' (Charlottesville, USA)
4 September 1983Second Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Istanbul, Turkey)
?? September 1983Connoisseur Magazine Interview, Paul Chutkow, 'The Aga Khan's Vision' (London, United Kingdom)
26 May 1983Closing Remarks, Eighth Seminar, 'Development and Urban Metamorphosis', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Sana'a, Yemen)
26 May 1983Opening Remarks, Eighth Seminar, 'Development and Urban Metamorphosis', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Sana'a, Yemen)
12 March 1983Banquet hosted by the Minister for Defense (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
5 November 1982Closing Remarks, Seventh Seminar, 'Reading the Contemporary African City', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Dakar, Senegal)
2 November 1982Opening Remarks, Seventh Seminar, 'Reading the Contemporary African City', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Dakar, Senegal)
15 February 1981Reception hosted by the Mayor of Karachi (Karachi, Pakistan)
11 December 1980Address to the United Nations Development Programme (New York, USA)
10 December 1980Special event co-sponsored by the Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the National Committee to Honor the Fourteenth Centennial of Islam (Washington D.C., USA) ·· incomplete
23 October 1980First Aga Khan Award for Architecture Prize Ceremony (Shalimar Gardens, Lahore, Pakistan)
7 May 1980Closing Remarks, Fifth Seminar, 'Places of Public Gathering In Islam', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Amman, Jordan)
4 May 1980Opening Remarks, Fifth Seminar, 'Places of Public Gathering In Islam', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Amman, Jordan)
21 April 1980Address to the Architectural League (New York, USA)
8 April 1980Signing of Letter of Co-operation between the Aga Khan Foundation and McGill University (Montreal, Canada) ·· incomplete
12 October 1979Closing Remarks, Fourth Seminar, 'Architecture as Symbol and Self-Identity', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Fez, Morroco)
25 September 1979Address to the Asia Society, 'The Physical Structure of Islam', 'Islamic Architecture: A Revival' (New York, USA)
6 September 1979Ismaili Centre Foundation Stone Ceremony (London, United Kingdom)
29 March 1979Closing Remarks, Third Seminar, 'Housing Process and Physical Form', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Jakarta, Indonesia)
26 March 1979Opening Remarks, Third Seminar, 'Housing Process and Physical Form', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Jakarta, Indonesia)
28 September 1978Closing Remarks, Second Seminar in the Series, 'Conservation as Cultural Survival', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Istanbul, Turkey)
26 September 1978Opening Remarks, Second Seminar in the Series, 'Conservation as Cultural Survival', The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Istanbul, Turkey)
?? April 1978Welcome Address, First Seminar, The Aga Khan Award For Architecture (Aiglemont)
12 March 1976Presidential Address, International Seerat Conference, 'Life of the Prophet (sas)' (Karachi, Pakistan)
29 February 1976Inter-City Meeting of the Rotary Clubs of Karachi and Hyderabad (Karachi, Pakistan)
24 February 1976Luncheon hosted by the National Council of Culture and Arts (Karachi, Pakistan)
13 February 1970Regional Co-operation for Development - Chamber Of Commerce Luncheon (Karachi, Pakistan)
6 February 1970University of Sind Convocation Ceremony (Hyderabad, Pakistan)
30 November 1967Peshawar University Convocation Ceremony (Peshawar, Pakistan)
23 December 1964Address to the Lions Club (Hyderabad, Pakistan)
20 December 1964Dawoodi Bohra Reception (Karachi, Pakistan) ·· missing
7 December 1964Address to the Rotary Club (Dacca, Bangladesh)
5 December 1964Unknown venue and event (Karachi, Pakistan)
29 January 1958Pakistan Institute of International Affairs, 'Islam in Africa' (Karachi, Pakistan)
25 November 1957Address to the Dar es Salaam Cultural Society, 'Harvard University and Studies of the Middle East' (Dar es Salaam,Tanzania)
16 November 1957Annual General Meeting of the East Africa Muslim Welfare Society (Mombasa, Kenya)
?? 1954Chapter 2: Islam, The Religion of My Ancestors (The Memoirs of Aga Khan III)
4 April 1952Letter to H.E. Dr. Zahid Husain, President of Arabiyyah Jamiyyat, 'What have we forgotten in Islam?' (Karachi, Pakistan)
9 February 1951Address to Motamer al-Alam-al-Islamiyya, 'Arabic Universal Language of the Muslim World' (Karachi, Pakistan)
12 August 1945Guidelines for the Muslims of Transvaal (Johannesburg, South Africa) ·· incomplete
9 November 1936Iran Society Inaugural Lecture, 'Hafiz and the Place of Iranian Culture in the World' (London, United Kingdom)
4 December 1911All India Muhammadan Educational Conference Inaugural Speech, 'Educational Needs of Muslim India' (Delhi, India)
?? 1904Muslim Educational Conference, 'The True Purpose of Education' (Mumbai, India) ·· incomplete
?? 1902All India Muhammadan Educational Conference Presidential Address (1st), 'Muslim Education in India' (Delhi, India)
Islam (Din & Duniya)
10 March 201488th Stephen A. Ogden, Jr. ’60 Memorial Lecture on International Affairs and apres lecture conversation with Christina Paxson, Brown University (Providence, USA)
Winter 2011/2012'A Life in the Service of Development' published in Politique Internationale (Paris, France)
12 October 2009Ismaili Centre Opening Ceremony (Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
30 May 2009ZDF (Enterprises) Interview (2nd) for the documentary 'Islam and the West', 'Morgenland' ('Orient') (Germany) ·· incomplete
28 November 2008Vancouver Sun Interview, Don Cayo (Vancouver, Canada)
29 August 2008Syrian TV Interview, Reem Haddad (Aleppo, Syria)
23 July 2008Paroquias de Portugal Interview, António Marujo and Faranaz Keshavjee, 'The West should accept that Islam does not separate the world and faith' (Lisbon, Portugal)
20 May 2008Aga Khan Academy, Dhaka, Foundation Stone Ceremony (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
12 April 2008Dinner hosted by the Governor and First Lady of Texas (Austin, Texas, USA)
15 June 2007Masters of Public Affairs Programme, Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), Graduation Ceremony (Paris, France)
6 March 2007Philip Jodidio Interview (2nd) published in 'Under the Eaves of Architecture', 'The Processes of Change' (London, United Kingdom)
3 October 2005Acceptance Address - Die Quadriga 2005 Prize in Recognition of the Work of the Aga Khan Development Network (Berlin, Germany)
19 September 2005Jeune Afrique Interview (2nd), Coumba Diop, 'Ethics of Islam guides all my work' (Mali or Côte d’Ivoire)
7 April 2005Keynote Address to the Nobel Institute's Seminar: 'Democratic Development, Pluralism and Civil Society' (Oslo, Norway)
27 November 2004DD TV (Delhi Doordarshan) Interview, Rajiv Mehrotra (New Delhi, India)
27 November 2004Times of India Interviews 'Celebrating Beauty' & 'Education has not kept pace with globalisation' (New Delhi, India)
13 December 2003Ismaili Centre Foundation Stone Ceremony (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
19 February 2002 (updated and published), 31 August 2001 (interview)Architectural Record Interview, Robert Ivy (New York, USA)
9 November 2001Public Address (Al Khwabi, Syria)
Early 1999Pranay Gupte Interview (United States, United Kingdom) ·· incomplete
11 July 1998Centro Ismaili, Lisbon, Opening Ceremony (Lisbon, Portugal)
17 October 1996Commonwealth Press Union Conference Keynote Address, 'The Spirit of Creative Encounter' (Cape Town, South Africa)
September 1996'A Bridge of Hope' published in Brown University Alumni Magazine (Providence, Rhode Island, USA)
26 May 1996Brown University Commencement Ceremony (Providence, USA)
?? February 1989All India TV and Radio Interview, Rajiv Mehrotra (??, India)
15 May 1987McMaster University Convocation Ceremony (Hamilton, Canada)
20 December 1986Riad Naguib El-Rais Interview, 'The Critical Time' (Al Mustaqbal, Cairo, Egypt)
22 March 1983Aga Khan Foundation and Aga Khan Social Welfare Institutions Luncheon, 'Development Activities of The Aga Khan Foundation in Pakistan' (Islamabad, Pakistan)
19 March 1983Serena Hotel Foundation Stone Ceremony (Faisalabad, Pakistan)
16 March 1983Acceptance of the Charter of the Aga Khan University (Karachi, Pakistan)
12 March 1983Pakistan and Gulf Economist Interview, Aftab Ahmad Khan, 'Aga Khan's Three-point Strategy for Third World' (Karachi, Pakistan)
6 January 1983Industrial Promotion and Development Company (IPDC) of Bangladesh Luncheon, 'Economic Development and the Enabling Environment' (Dacca, Bangladesh)
7 October 1982Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development Luncheon, 'The Private Sector in National Development: The Enabling Environment' (Nairobi, Kenya)
6 October 1982Aga Khan Health and Education Services Luncheon, 'Social Institutions in National Development: The Enabling Environment' (Nairobi, Kenya)
26 July 1982Ismaili Centre Foundation Stone Ceremony (Burnaby, Canada)
25 September 1979Address to the Asia Society, 'The Physical Structure of Islam', 'Islamic Architecture: A Revival' (New York, USA)