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The AKDN works in 30 countries around the world. It employs approximately 80,000 people, the majority of whom are based in developing countries.  AKDN's leaders (seen below) and its employees are of different faiths, origins and backgrounds.

80,000
AKDN employs 80,000 people in over 30 countries around the world. AKDN also relies on thousands of volunteers to help implement and maintain its projects, notably at health and education facilities.
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.
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.