17 January 2017

The Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge in Kenya has found a unique way to put its waste water to good use for the local ecosystem. Read article:...

17 January 2017
KTR pledges to make Badi Baoli Hyderabad’s pride. Read article: https://t.co/mC3le1r1hh https://t.co/RU4HMpFdrJ
16 January 2017

After receiving a Youth Micro Challenge award from AKDN, these four women entrepreneurs opened an electric repair shop in their village of some 750 housesholds near Skardu in Baltistan.⠀

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.
9,000 projects
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.
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.