Ottawa, Canada, 2 May 2018 - This evening, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, the Governor General of Canada, hosted an official dinner at Rideau Hall to mark the Diamond Jubilee of His Highness the Aga Khan – celebrating six decades of leadership as Imam (Spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslim community.
The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat participates in an inter-agency refugee emergency preparedness exercise in Tajikistan
As well as tents, the AKAH team provided mattresses, blankets, and hygiene...
Dushanbe and Khatlon Province, Tajikistan, 12 April 2018 - The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat, in partnership with the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defence under the Government of Tajikistan, UNHCR, other UN Agencies, government and humanitarian partners conducted a large-scale disaster simulation exercise to respond to an emergency situation related to massive influx of refugees.
The World of the Fatimids: through the photographer’s lens
Photo by Kerry Payne. Extract from her Instagram post @kerrypayne:...
Her Majesty the Queen this evening hosted a dinner at Windsor Castle to mark the Diamond Jubilee of His Highness the Aga Khan at which The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke of York, The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence were present.
International Women's Day 2018
Gauri Behen, a beneficiary of AKDN's Sanitation Initiative, Gir Somnath,...
In celebration of International Women's Day 2018 we are showcasing women from Afghanistan, India, Kenya, Mozambique, Pakistan and Tanzania who receive assistance from various AKDN agencies to empower them and provide a more secure future for themselves and future generations.