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His Highness the Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee visit to India
21 February 2018

On 20 February, His Highness the Aga Khan arrived in New Delhi on a 10-day official visit at the invitation of the Government of India.

23 February 2018

Speaking at the #SunderNursery ceremony, His Highness the #AgaKhan said these projects were designed to honour the past while also serving the future. He added the Sunder Nursery project was an...

23 February 2018
Speaking at the #SunderNursery ceremony, Vice President, Shri Venkaiah Naidu, expressed appreciation for the contributions made by the institutions of the #AKDN, under His Highness the #AgaKhan leadership. @VPSecretariat Read article: https://t.co/d95De8WbdT https://t.co/DmHmXGTjKf
22 Feb 2018

His Highness the Aga Khan meets with Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India

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.
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.
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.