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His Highness the Aga Khan receives the UN Champion for Global Change Award
19 October 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan spoke on pluralism and accepted the Champion for Global Change Award at the 2017 United Nations Global Leadership Dinner yesterday.

22 October 2017

The new hospital in Bamyan, Afghanistan, is an energy efficient building with a seismic resistant structure. The building a symbolically a reflection of the caves of Bamyan, and harnesses natural...

22 October 2017
The new hospital, Bamyan, Afghanistan is an energy efficient building with1635 solar panels providing 60% of energy needs #WorldEnergyDay https://t.co/sqAYZeaO12
20 October 2017

Gauri is a childcare worker living in Gir Somnath, Gujarat. Gauri and her three daughters - who are from one of the most marginalised groups in India - have never had access to a toilet and faced...

18 Oct 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan

116 projects
116 projects have received the Aga Khan Award for Architecture over the last 40 years, often anticipating innovations, such as green buildings, or reflecting architectural discourse, such as a return to human scale.
2 million
Over 2 million students benefit from AKDN education programmes annually. Programmes range from early childhood development to primary and secondary schools, from vocational studies to university degrees.
$1 million
One million dollars are shared among prize winners, as determined by the independent Master Jury.  Half the prize money is a grant for promoting the replicable aspects of the design.