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His Highness the Aga Khan meets with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres
18 October 2017

New York, USA - His Highness the Aga Khan met today with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres. His Highness will receive the United Nations Foundation's Global Leadership Award during this visit to New York City.

19 October 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan is presented the Champion for Global Change Award at the 2017 United Nations Global Leadership Dinner Photo: Akbar Hakim / Mairaj Manji #AgaKhan #AKDN

19 October 2017
His Highness the #AgaKhan speaks on #pluralism and accepts the Champion for Global Change Award @unfoundation #GlobalLeadership
18 October 2017

For the very poor and for those living in remote regions, formal financial institutions are often out of reach. Nonetheless, like everyone else, marginalised communities need access to savings and...

18 Oct 2017

His Highness the Aga Khan

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.
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.