Thu 25-01-2018 00:10 AM
ABU DHABI, 24th January, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, met in Abu Dhabi Wednesday with Aga Khan IV, Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, who is currently visiting the country.
During the meeting, they discussed cooperation in the charitable and humanitarian work fields. Sheikh Mansour and Aga Khan IV reviewed charitable development projects of the Aga Khan Development Network, AKDN, and its efforts to serve humanitarian issues in a number of poor countries to improve wellbeing of these societies.
Sheikh Mansour hosted a banquet at the Presidential Palace in honour of Aga Khan. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashimy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, and Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, attended the banquet.
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