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Master Jury Announced for 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture
21 November 2012 - The members of the Master Jury of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture were announced on 21 November 2013. The Jury independently selects the recipients of the US$ 1 million Award.

Council of Europe "Cultural Event" Label Awarded to the Aga Khan Music Initiative
23 August 2012 - The Council of Europe has awarded its "Cultural Event" label, or designation, to the Aga Khan Music Initiative, a programme of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture. The Award was given in recognition of the series of master classes, presentations and concerts that the Music Initiative has offered through its “Performance, Creation and Outreach” programme.

Aga Khan Music Initiative and Serious UK Bring Homayun Sakhi, Kronos Quartet and Bardic Divas to London Olympics Music Festival
19 July 2012 - Aga Khan Music Initiative collaborators Homayun Sakhi, the Kronos Quartet and the Bardic Divas will appear on the Asia Stage in Battersea Park on 21 July 2012 as part of the celebration of the 2012 London Olympics. In partnership with Serious UK.

Focus Humanitarian Assistance Receives UN Disaster Reduction Award
16 June 2009 - Focus Humanitarian Assistance (Pakistan) was selected by the Jury of the 2009 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction to receive a Certificate of Merit for enhancing disaster risk reduction.

His Highness the Aga Khan in the United Kingdom to mark Golden Jubilee visit
02 July 2008 - Official seven-day trip will mark 50 years of becoming Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims and the Aga Khan Development Network’s long-standing partnership with the British Government.

Spirit & Life: Masterpieces of Islamic Art from the Aga Khan Museum Collection
14 July 2007 - Unseen masterpieces of Islamic art revealed in London for the first time, from 14 July to 31 August 2007.

Aga Khan Planning and Building Service in Pakistan Receives World Habitat Award 2006
04 September 2006 - The Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan has received the World Habitat Award 2006 for its efforts to improve housing conditions in Pakistan through its Building and Construction Improvement Programme (BACIP).

Aga Khan Proposes Conference on “Enabling Environment” for Afghanistan Development
31 January 2006 - His Highness the Aga Khan today proposed that the international community work with the Government of Afghanistan to develop an "enabling environment" to encourage the continuing and growing role of private initiative in the development of the country.

Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations offers Masters in Muslim Cultures Starting September 2006
28 November 2005 - From its London campus, Aga Khan University–Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC) will launch a two-year, full-time Master’s degree in Muslim Cultures in September 2006

Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy 2005 (Media Advisory)
04 October 2005 - The 23 worldwide foundations established by Andrew Carnegie during his lifetime have announced the names of the recipients of The Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy 2005.

Aga Khan Awarded the Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy 2005
04 October 2005 - His Highness the Aga Khan was today among six recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy.

UK and Aga Khan Development Network Jointly Sponsor New Scholarships (Press Backgrounder)
06 December 2001 - The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom and the Aga Khan Development Network have agreed to jointly fund scholarships to students from Iran, Kazakhstan, The Kyrgyz Republic, Syria, Tajikistan.

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