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His Highness the Aga Khan speaking at the Global Pluralism Awards
Inaugural Global Pluralism Award Ceremony
15 November 2017

This evening, three winners, Leyner Palacios of Colombia, Alice Nderitu of Kenya and Daniel Webb of Australia, were presented the Global Pluralism Awards 2017.

21 November 2017

Opening of a new PECTA Tourism Centre at Bulunkul, Tajikistan, supported by the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), July 2017. Photo:...

23 November 2017
RT @afgexecutive: Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah visited His Highness Aga Khan's Museum of Islamic Arts in Ontario, after his participation a…
23 November 2017

More than 1 million women in Tanzania are expected to benefit from the Safe Delivery and Child Health Programme made possible through the generous support of the Canadian Government.

The...

16 Nov 2017

AKDN: Preschool to university

9,000 projects
Over 9,000 building projects have been documented and are now available on archnet.org.  They range from rural schools to urban water towers, from state-of-the-art skyscrapers to modest mud-brick structures.
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.
40 years
As of 2017, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture will be 40 years old, making it the oldest major award in the field.