1 March 2017

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC), which has restored the Humayun’s Tomb complex as well as the Jamaat Khana Masjid, one of the oldest in Delhi and built during Alauddin Khilji’s time, has...

1 March 2017
Ministry of Cultural Affairs and @AKDNArchitect will celebrate success of 2 Bangladeshi projects that won 2016 AKAA. https://t.co/rnQHCVCdHx https://t.co/fclaLFbDq6
21 February 2017

At a research station outside Ishkashim in northern Afghanistan farmers plant potato seeds until they grow into small bulbs which can then be distributed to other farmers for planting. ⠀
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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.
80,000
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.
116 projects
116 projects have received the award over the last 40 years, often anticipating innovations, such as green buildings, or reflecting architectural discourse, such as a return to human scale.