21 September 2018

The country’s highest national medal of honour was bestowed upon the #AgaKhan at a ceremony at le Quai d’Orsay by France’s Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian… “a...

21 September 2018
Read article (in French) in La Croix about President Macron awarding the #AgaKhan France’s highest honour, the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour. #AKDN https://t.co/M7NDbAJbSM https://t.co/rWwAkJumjG
21 Sep 2018

Qui est l'Aga Khan?

40
In 2017, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture was 40 years old, making it the oldest major award in the field.
$1 million
One million dollars are shared among prize winners, as determined by the independent Master Jury.  Half the prize money is a grant for promoting the replicable aspects of the design.
80,000
AKDN employs 80,000 people in over 30 countries around the world. AKDN also relies on thousands of volunteers to help implement and maintain its projects, notably at health and education facilities.