Inaugural Ismaili Centre Lecture

photo: Noor Rahemtulla

The Ismaili Centre in Burnaby, BC hosted a keynote speech by Prof. Toope on 31 January, marking the inauguration of The Ismaili Centre Lectures, a series of intellectually stimulating speaker-based events.

Titled Pluralism and Pragmatism: The Role of Universities in Developing Human Potential, the emphasis of Prof. Toope’s speech is the importance of fostering global citizenship in order to support pluralism within the greater community.

The Lectures will encourage exchange and mutual understanding between diverse peoples, communities, and faiths while broadening intellectual horizons and fostering an appreciation of pluralism.

Prof. Toope’s remarks are also available under Speeches & Op/eds.

Please visit the Ismaili Centre website for more information on this event.