His Highness the Aga Khan receives the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship
21 September 2016
At a ceremony in Toronto, the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson presented His Highness the Aga Khan with the inaugural Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship.
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.
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.
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.