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Click for more information.His Highness the Aga Khan walks through a 17-hectare site, adjacent to Aleppo's Bab Qinnesrine, which has been selected for the development of an urban park. Click on the image for more information.His Highness the Aga Khan completed a six-day official visit to Syria from 24 to 30 August, at the invitation of the Syrian Government. During his visit to Syria, the Aga Khan met with HE President Bashar Al-Assad, and government ministers, and witnessed the signing of a number of agreements between various agencies of the Aga Khan Development Network and the Syrian Government to further strengthen collaboration in the areas of healthcare, microfinance, cultural restoration and tourism. He also inaugurated the Aleppo Citadel Project, which marks the completion of the cultural revitalisation work on the Citadels of Aleppo, Salah ad-Din and Masyaf, carried out by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) in partnership with the Syrian Directorate General of Antiquities and Museums.

28 August 2008

Aga Khan Inaugurates Syrian Citadel Projects in Aleppo; Agreements for New 17-Hectare Urban Park and Hotel Are also Signed

Please see: Press Release, Photographs and Project Brief on Revitalising the Citadels of Syria in English and Arabic


26 August 2008

Aga Khan and Government of Syria Sign Agreements to Foster Social and Cultural Development

Please see: Press Release and Photographs


25 August 2008

Aga Khan University Signs Agreement to Further Health and Education Development in Syria

Please see: Press Release


24 August 2008

Aga Khan Arrives in Syria on the Occasion of His Golden Jubilee.

Please see: Press Release and Photographs

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