The Role of Culture in Development: The Aga Khan Speaks at UNESCO Conference in China
15 May 2013 - The Aga Khan today delivered the keynote address at a conference entitled "Culture: Key to Sustainable Development" organised by UNESCO and Government of China in Hangzhou, China.
La Compagnie Air Côte d'Ivoire devient une réalité
18 May 2012 - L’Etat de Côte d’Ivoire représenté par le Ministre de l’Economie et des Finances et le Partenaire Stratégique constitué par le groupe Air France et le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique (AKFED), l’agence de développement économique du Réseau Aga Khan de développement (AKDN) ont procédé ce jour à la signature de l’Accord Cadre de Partenariat, du Pacte d’Actionnaires et des Statuts de la société Air Côte d’Ivoire, en présence des représentants de l’Etat, des représentants du groupe Air France et du Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique (AKFED)/IPS (WA).
President Amadou Toumani Touré Opens Centre for Earthen Architecture in Mali
29 October 2010 - On 29 October 2010, President Amadou Toumani Touré of Mali officially opened the new Centre for Earthen Architecture in Mopti. The centre, located in the city’s Komoguel district, is the outcome of a public-private partnership between the Ministry of Culture, the municipality of Mopti and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture.
Fastest Growing City in Africa Gets 103-hectare Urban Park
22 September 2010 - President of Mali and Aga Khan Inaugurate National Park of Mali as part of events to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Malian Independence.
Restoration of Mopti’s Great Mosque Completed
19 June 2006 - The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) handed over the keys of the Great Mosque of Mopti in a ceremony attended by His Excellency Cheick Oumar Sissoko, Mali’s Minister of Culture, regional and local representatives of Mopti, members of the Mosque Committee and all the specialist professionals involved in the restoration of the building.
The Aga Khan Trust for Culture and the National Museum of Mali sign a Collaboration Agreement
07 June 2006 - Today a Collaboration Agreement was signed by the director of the National Museum of Mali, Samuel Sidibé, and the director general of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC), Luis Monreal.
Energie du Mali: Agreement signed for Public-Private Partnership between IPS (WA) and The Republic of Mali
14 October 2005 - Industrial Promotion Services (West Africa), IPS (WA), the West African affiliate of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), has signed a public-private partnership agreement with the Republic of Mali concerning the Energie du Mali (EDM) company.
The Republic of Mali, The Ismaili Imamat and the AKDN strengthen their partnership with Agreement of Cooperation
01 August 2005 - His Excellency Moctar Ouane, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Mali and the Director of the Department of Diplomatic Affairs of the Ismaili Imamat, Dr. Shafik Sachedina, today signed an agreement of cooperation between the Republic of Mali, the Ismaili Imamat and the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN).
Renovation of Mopti Mosque by Aga Khan Trust for Culture Completes First Phase
01 August 2005 - During his recent visit to Mali, the Aga Khan reviewed restoration efforts undertaken on Mopti’s Grand Mosque by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC).
A new airline in Mali
25 February 2005 - The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) will boost the commercial aviation sector in West Africa with the creation of a new national airline in partnership with the Mali government and private investors.
Aga Khan Concludes Visit to Mali: Signature of agreement to expand cooperation
13 October 2003 - His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims yesterday concluded his four-day official visit to Mali with the signature of an agreement under which the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) will work towards launching new initiatives in the country.
Aga Khan Underlines Link Between Heritage and Quality of Life
11 October 2003 - Today, we face a delicate situation in which all Muslims of peace need to unite to present to the world a face of an Islam of peace, unity, intelligence and conviction.
Aga Khan Urges Rediscovery of Timbuktu and Djenne
10 October 2003 - His Highness the Aga Khan today retraced the footsteps of scholars and merchants whose journeys across the Sahara once helped establish a major cultural and commercial crossroads in this medieval city.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a ten-year, integrated conservation and landscape restoration project at the Quli Qutb Shah Tomb complex in Hyderabad was signed today.
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