Aga Khan Award for Architecture
Aga Khan Development Network
 

Restoration and Conservation Projects

Rehabilitation of the Walled CityRehabilitation of the Walled City
Location: Nicosia, Cyprus (Europe)
Architect: Nicosia Master Plan Team
Completed: 1997
Site size: 2'000'000 m²
AKAA 2007 Cycle
Rehabilitation of the Walled City Project Brief

Restoration of the Amiriya ComplexRestoration of the Amiriya Complex
Location: Rada, Yemen (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Selma Al-Radi
Completed: 2005
AKAA 2007 Cycle
Restoration of the Amiriya Complex Project Brief

Old City of Jerusalem Revitalisation ProgrammeOld City of Jerusalem Revitalisation Programme
Location: Old City, Jerusalem (West Asia)
Architect: OCJRP Technical Office / Shadia Touqan
Completed: 1996
Site size: 871'000 m²
AKAA 2004 Cycle
Old City of Jerusalem Revitalisation Programme Project Brief

Restoration of Al-Abbas MosqueRestoration of Al-Abbas Mosque
Location: Asnaf, Yemen (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Marylène Barret, Abdullah al-Hadrami
Completed: 1996
AKAA 2004 Cycle
Restoration of Al-Abbas Mosque Project Brief

New Life for Old StructuresNew Life for Old Structures
Location: Iran various locations, Iran (Central Asia)
Architect: Urban Development & Revitalization Corporation, Iranian Cultural Heritage Organization
Completed: 1995
AKAA 2001 Cycle
New Life for Old Structures Project Brief

Rehabilitation of Hebron Old TownRehabilitation of Hebron Old Town
Location: Hebron, Palestine (West Asia)
Architect: Engineering Office of the Hebron Rehabilitation Committee
Completed: 1995
Site size: 270'000 m²
AKAA 1998 Cycle
Rehabilitation of Hebron Old Town Project Brief

Conservation of Old SanaConservation of Old Sana'a
Location: Sana'a, Yemen (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: General Organisation for the Protection of the Historic Cities of Yemen (GOPHCY)
Completed: 1987
AKAA 1995 Cycle
Conservation of Old Sana'a Project Brief

Restoration of Bukhara Old CityRestoration of Bukhara Old City
Location: Bukhara, Uzbekistan (Central Asia)
Architect: Restoration Institute of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, and the Restoration Office of the Municipality of Bukhara
Completed: 1975
Site size: 6'000'000 m²
AKAA 1995 Cycle
Restoration of Bukhara Old City Project Brief

Kairouan Conservation ProgrammeKairouan Conservation Programme
Location: Kairouan, Tunisia (North Africa)
Architect: Association de Sauvegarde de la Médina de Kairouan / Brahim Chabbouh, Mourad Rammah, and Hedi Ben Lahmar
Completed: 1979
AKAA 1992 Cycle
Kairouan Conservation Programme Project Brief

Palace Parks ProgrammePalace Parks Programme
Location: Istanbul, Turkey (Asia)
Architect: Regional Offices of the National Palaces Trust
Completed: 1984
Site size: 400'193 m²
AKAA 1992 Cycle
Palace Parks Programme Project Brief

Great Omari MosqueGreat Omari Mosque
Location: Sidon, Lebanon (West Asia)
Architect: Saleh Lamei-Mostafa
Completed: 1986
Site size: 1'975 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Great Omari Mosque Project Brief

Rehabilitation of AsilahRehabilitation of Asilah
Location: Asilah, Morocco (North Africa)
Architect: Al-Mouhit Cultural Association / Mohammed Benaïssa and Mohammed Melehi
Completed: 1978
Site size: 90'000 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Rehabilitation of Asilah Project Brief

Conservation of Mostar Old TownConservation of Mostar Old Town
Location: Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina (Europe)
Architect: Stari Grad Mostar / Dzihad Pasic, Amir Pasic
Completed: 1978
Site size: 742'000 m²
AKAA 1986 Cycle
Conservation of Mostar Old Town Project Brief

Historic Sites DevelopmentHistoric Sites Development
Location: Istanbul, Turkey (Asia)
Architect: Touring and Automobile Association of Turkey / Çelik Gülersoy
Completed: 1974
AKAA 1986 Cycle
Historic Sites Development Project Brief

Restoration of Al-Aqsa MosqueRestoration of Al-Aqsa Mosque
Location: Jerusalem, Jerusalem (West Asia)
Architect: Isam Awwad, and ICCROM - International Centre for the Conservation and Restoration of Monuments
Completed: 1983
Site size: 140'000 m²
AKAA 1986 Cycle
Restoration of Al-Aqsa Mosque Project Brief

Darb Qirmiz QuarterDarb Qirmiz Quarter
Location: Cairo, Egypt (North Africa)
Architect: Egyptian Antiquities Organization and German Archaeological Institute / Michael Meinecke, Philip Speiser, and Muhammad Fahmi Awad
Completed: 1980
Site size: 26'600 m²
AKAA 1983 Cycle
Darb Qirmiz Quarter Project Brief

Conservation of Sidi Bou SaïdConservation of Sidi Bou Saïd
Location: Tunis, Tunisia (North Africa)
Architect: Municipality Technical Bureau / Mohamed El-Aziz Ben Achour, Sanda Popa
Completed: 1973
Site size: 1'630'000 m²
AKAA 1980 Cycle
Conservation of Sidi Bou Saïd Project Brief

Rüstem Pasa CaravanseraiRüstem Pasa Caravanserai
Location: Edirne, Turkey (Asia)
Architect: Ertan Çakirlar
Completed: 1972
AKAA 1980 Cycle
Rüstem Pasa Caravanserai Project Brief