18 January 2017

The Aga Khan Foundation has launched a new research programme with the University of Oxford entitled, Re-examining the Meaning of Learning in an Uncertain World.

The seminar series will be...

18 January 2017
A classroom for the mountains, Naryn, Kyrgyz Republic. @ucentralasia Read article: https://t.co/5yu7ecAMzU https://t.co/dvH3uO7nBa
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.⠀
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07 Nov 2016

2016 AKAA ceremony

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.
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 millions
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.