Stories on the Rooftop

AKYSB’s new initiative for youth aged 18-35 is an opportunity to experience diversity, arts and culture through personal narratives and storytelling.

Join us for the following interactive and intimate sessions to be held in the Library, Ismaili Centre starting at 7:45pm

  • Tuesday 30th August: ‘An experiential introduction to Mindfulness.’ Taslim Tharani, Organisational Psychologist and Mindfulness Practitioner.
  • Tuesday 27th September: ‘A journey from Kabul to Gaza.’ Laila Nazarali, Human Rights Officer, UN.
  • Tuesday 11th October: ‘Conversation with Dr Zahra Jessa.’ Optometrist, Moorfields Eye Hospital, Action for Blind People.

For more information on the first two sessions, please see attached. E-flyers for future sessions will be shared in the lead up to each one.

Workshop Summary: 30th August by Taslim Tharani
Workshop Summary: 27th September by Laila Nazarali

Spaces are limited. If you would like to attend any of the sessions, please register by emailing