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FOCUS Pakistan responds to flooding in Chitral and Gilgit-Baltistan
04 August 2015 - Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS) has been providing relief to villages in the Chitral District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan, which have been affected by devastating floods resulting from monsoon rains and glacial outbursts.

Discovery Documentary on Humayun's Tomb in Delhi to Be Aired in India Starting 27 July 2015
21 July 2015 - A new documentary, entitled "Revealed: Humayun’s Tomb", on the Aga Khan Trust for Culture's restoration of Humayun's Tomb in Delhi, will be aired on the Discovery Channel in India starting on the 27th of July 2015.

Regional Conference on Climate Change-Induced Hazards and Coping Mechanisms in Tajikistan
21 July 2015 - Intense heat in Tajikistan has led to an unusually rapid snowmelt this summer, causing floods that have destroyed schools, shops, crops, roads and power lines. To examine the effect of climactic changes on vulnerable Tajik populations, Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS), in collaboration with the Government of Tajikistan, will host a regional conference on Climate Change-Induced Hazards and Coping Mechanisms on 26 August 2015, at The Ismaili Centre, Dushanbe.

Aga Khan Music Initiative Presents Kronos Quartet and Mali’s Trio Da Kali at Montreux Jazz Festival
10 July 2015 - The Aga Khan Music Initiative and the Montreux Jazz Festival again joined forces -- this time to present a musical collaboration between the San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet and Mali’s Trio Da Kali.

University of Central Asia Signs Milestone Curriculum Development Agreement with Seneca College, Canada
07 July 2015 - The University of Central Asia (UCA) signed a memorandum of understanding on 7 July 2015 with Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology, located in Toronto, Canada to develop the English, mathematics and science curriculum for UCA’s first year Preparatory Programme.

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