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.
Highlights of Diamond Jubilee visits
His Highness the Aga Khan; Vice-President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu;...
During his Diamond Jubilee year, at the invitation of the respective governments, His Highness the Aga Khan is visiting a number of countries with AKDN projects or where the Ismaili Community is present in large numbers. This gallery presents highlights from these Diamond Jubilee visits.
Diamond Jubilee visit to India
Honourable Governor Shri E.S.L. Narisiham presents His Highness with a gift...
The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) has a long history in India, dating back to the establishment of the first Aga Khan school in Mundra, Gujarat, in 1905. Eight of AKDN’s 11 agencies are operational in the country, implementing a range of programmes, in diverse fields from water and sanitation to maternal health and family nutrition, sustainable agriculture to disaster risk reduction and response, cultural restoration to school improvement.
City of Djinns & Saints: Nizamuddin Basti Renewal, Delhi, India
In Nizamuddin Basti, known for its Sufi saints and shrines, the Trust is taking a synergistic, community-centred and collaborative approach to cultural and social development to develop public parks, strengthen urban basic services through interventions in three core areas of health, education and environmental sanitation, undertake conservation and rehabilitate public open space.