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His Highness the Aga Khan receives the Gra-cruz da ordem de Liberdade, or Grand Cross of the Order of Liberty from Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
His Highness the Aga Khan honoured in Portugal
20 July 2017

Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa today presented the Aga Khan with the Gra-cruz da ordem de Liberdade in recognition of his service to uplifting lives around the world. Earlier in the day, the Aga Khan received an Honorary Doctorate from the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa.

20 July 2017

Earlier today, His Highness the Aga Khan received an Honorary Doctorate from the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. Read his speech here:...

20 July 2017
Read speech by His Highness the #AgaKhan upon receiving an Honorary Doctorate from @NovaUnl #education #civilsociety
11 July 2017

Improving the quality of life for 100 years.

#AKDN #QualityofLife #diamondJubilee

12 Jul 2017

AKDN Values in Action

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.
9,000 projects
Over 9,000 building projects have been documented and are now available on  They range from rural schools to urban water towers, from state-of-the-art skyscrapers to modest mud-brick structures.
$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.