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									                    AGA KHAN FOUNDATION CANADA
            University and College Seminar Series (UCSS)

              Investing in Quality Education at All Levels
Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is pleased to announce that it will be
holding its annual University and College Seminar Series (UCSS) at nine universities
and colleges across Canada between November 1st and November 15th, 2007.
The seminar will be held at the following universities and colleges:

University of Ottawa                     Friday, November 2nd, 2007
Dalhousie University                     Monday, November 5th, 2007
McGill University                        Tuesday, November 6th, 2007
HEC Montreal                             Wednesday, November 7th, 2007
University of Waterloo                   Thursday, November 8th, 2007
Seneca College                           Friday, November 9th, 2007
University of Toronto                    Monday, November 12th, 2007
University of Calgary                    Tuesday, November 13th, 2007
University of British Columbia           Thursday, November 15th, 2007

Ms. Mahmuda Akhter, Head of the Early Childhood Education Resource Centre
at BRAC’s Institute for Educational Development, Bangladesh, and Ms Safida
Begum, Professional Development Advisor for Aga Khan Foundation,
Afghanistan, will discuss the role of education at all levels – from early childhood
to post-secondary to professional development - in facilitating the development
process.

The presentations will be followed by case studies and a plenary discussion. The
three-hour seminar will also include information on career opportunities for
students.     Former participants in AKFC’s International Development
Management (IDM) and International Microfinance and Microenterprise (IMM)
internship programs, which offer two dozen internships each year to Canadian
youth interested in getting involved in international development, will discuss
their experiences with the internship program and provide tips for the application
process.

For more information about timing, location and registration please refer to the
AKFC website at www.akfc.ca. Refreshments will be provided. Space is limited so
register now!

								
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