Aga Khan accepts Royal Toledo Foundation Award
Toledo, Spain, 2 March 2006 - His Highness the Aga Khan today accepted an award from the Royal Toledo Foundation (Real Fundación de Toledo) for work in the preservation and revitalisation of historic cities in the Islamic world. His Majesty Juan Carlos I, Patron of the Foundation, made the formal presentation of the Award. The Award jury cited the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) for its innovative programmes in the cultural, social and economic development and preservation of Muslim communities. The AKTC is one of nine development agencies of the Aga Khan Development Network (see notes below).