9 December 2016

Wu Man and Co, world music review: Group effort is a slow burn.

Wu Man brilliantly demonstrated her technique with lyrical melodies, dramatic tremolos and percussive snaps, says Simon...

9 December 2016
Canada is using art to build bridges with Syrian refugees, while the rest of the world builds walls... Read article: https://t.co/OUCrAZL9jl https://t.co/zLoG0sMb69
7 December 2016

The view into the Hunza valley from Baltit Fort in northern Pakistan.⠀

AKDN completed the restoration of Baltit Fort in 1996, winning a @UNESCO heritage award in 2005. Today, run by...

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.
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.
5 millions
Each year, in collaboration with its partners, the AKDN provides 5 million people with quality health care, including through outpatient visits and community health programmes.