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University of Central Asia Launches New Cultural Heritage Publications on the Pamirs
20 November 2015 - UCA launched three new books, which focus on the history and cultures of the Pamir region of Tajikistan, including an Archaeological Map of the Eastern Pamirs by Mira Bubnova and two volumes in The Musical Arts of the Pamirs series by Nizom Nurdjanov, Fayzulla Karomatov and Bahriniso Kabilova.

Aga Khan Visits UNHCR Headquarters to Discuss Enhanced Cooperation
06 November 2015 - His Highness the Aga Khan, visited UNHCR headquarters today to meet UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres and discuss past and future cooperation in emergency operations around the world.

University of Central Asia Receives Long-term OPIC Support to Complete its Second Campus in Khorog, Tajikistan
29 October 2015 -

Aga Khan sees safeguarding of cultural heritage as a springboard for human development
22 October 2015 - His Highness the Aga Khan, today hailed restoration and preservation of cultural heritage as "a development resource of immense, potential value" in the overall improvement of the quality of human life.

Steering Committee for Aga Khan Award for Architecture's 13th Cycle Announced
16 October 2015 - The Aga Khan Award for Architecture today announced the members of the Steering Committee for the Thirteenth Award Cycle (2014 – 2016) on 16 October 2015. Established in 1977, the Award is given every three years to projects that set new standards of excellence in architecture, planning practices, historic preservation and landscape architecture.

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