16 January 2017

A world-class university town. Naryn, Kyrgyz Republic, the location of a brand of the Aga Khan Development Network's University of Central Asia. Read article:...

13 January 2017
RT @AFD_France: Faire de l’hôpital de #Mombasa au #Kenya un pôle de référence en #cardiologie et en #oncologie, l’enjeu du partenariat AFD/…
16 January 2017

After receiving a Youth Micro Challenge award from AKDN, these four women entrepreneurs opened an electric repair shop in their village of some 750 housesholds near Skardu in Baltistan.⠀

07 Nov 2016

2016 AKAA ceremony

$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 award over the last 40 years, often anticipating innovations, such as green buildings, or reflecting architectural discourse, such as a return to human scale.
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.