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His Highness the Aga Khan speaking at the Global Pluralism Awards
Inaugural Global Pluralism Award Ceremony
15 November 2017

This evening, three winners, Leyner Palacios of Colombia, Alice Nderitu of Kenya and Daniel Webb of Australia, were presented the Global Pluralism Awards 2017.

21 November 2017

Opening of a new PECTA Tourism Centre at Bulunkul, Tajikistan, supported by the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), July 2017. Photo:...

23 November 2017
RT @afgexecutive: Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah visited His Highness Aga Khan's Museum of Islamic Arts in Ontario, after his participation a…
24 November 2017

Every day, hundreds of people pass through the National Park of Mali to visit the tea house, play sports, and relax. Due to the rapid growth of Bamako city, the Government of Mali outlined the...

16 Nov 2017

AKDN: Preschool to university

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.
$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.
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.