30 March 2017

Tabriz Bazaar on BBC World News

A 2013 winner of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture, the Tabriz Bazaar, will be part of a programme on the “Bazaars of Iran” on BBC World News. The Tabriz...

30 March 2017
Two faculty members of @AKUGlobal were decorated with prestigious national awards on March 23. Read article: https://t.co/Mc0ZlfDaLl https://t.co/GwoOKaOff0
22 March 2017

Happy World Water Day 2017!⠀

Here is one of the many pumps AKDN has helped install in northern Côte d'Ivoire providing clean and fresh water to over 25,000 people. ⠀⠀

22 Mar 2017

Where the families and mountains meet

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.
$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 million
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.