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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

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.