21 September 2017

The AKDN project company Frigoken, Kenya’s largest exporter of processed green beans, endeavours to forge a better future for the country’s small-scale farmers. The company employs over 3,000...

21 September 2017
L'accès à l'électricité est essentiel à une vie décente. Les projets de l' #AKDN aident à créer de l'énergie propre https://t.co/SxL0saG3FU https://t.co/VuW7aZYN15
20 September 2017

Since 1970, the Aga Khan Development Network has been a pioneer in water sanitation and hygiene programmes in much of the developing world to help improve the health and quality of life of poor,...

12 Jul 2017

AKDN Values in Action

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.
$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.
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.