The valleys of Hunza and Baltistan, high in the Karakoram, have undergone a transformation of habitat, customs and economic patterns. The Trust’s intervention commenced with the conservation of the 700-year-old Baltit Fort. Following this project, Shigar, Khaplu and Altit Forts were restored and converted to guesthouses.
Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme: Transforming cities, transforming lives
The Great Mosque of Djenné in Mali is one of the largest mud-built...
Dhaka, Bangladesh, 23 November 2017 - Designs for the Aga Khan Academy Dhaka (a state-of-the-art, 1200-student residential school planned for Dhaka, Bangladesh) won the award for best ‘Future Education’ project at the World Architecture Festival 2017, held on 15-17 November in Berlin, Germany.
Inaugural Global Pluralism Award Ceremony
ATD Quart Monde, represented by Frédérique Pasturel, receives an Honourable...
New York City, USA, 1 November 2017 - His Highness the Aga Khan today received the Asia Society’s Lifetime Achievement Award - the Society’s most esteemed - at the organisation’s Game Changer Award ceremony in New York.