Civil society helps turn 'countries of crisis into countries of opportunity'

In his parliamentary address, the Aga Khan speaks on the diversity of Islamic cultures and the need to pay more attention to civil society.

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The House of Commons was packed for the Ismaili spiritual leader's speech to a joint session of Parliament on Feb. 27.
The Aga Khan
Published: Thursday, 02/27/2014 7:09 pm EST

The following is an excerpt from the Aga Khan’s speech to a joint session of Parliament on Feb. 27 in the House of Commons. The Ismaili Muslim spiritual leader's speech is published as delivered, with French sections translated into English.

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