Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, 3 August 2018 - On 17 July, Badswat and Bilhanz villages in Immit Valley of Ghizer District in Gilgit-Baltistan were hit by a glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF), which led to the formation of an artificial lake. Immediately after the disaster, AKAH worked closely with the district government, the Pakistan Army and the Gilgit-Baltistan Disaster Management Authority (GBDMA) to provide relief to households affected by the disaster.
Masterpieces from the Aga Khan Museum at Portugal’s Assembly of the Republic
“The King who Forgave a Man who Cursed Him”, folio from the manuscript of...
Toronto, Canada, 11 July 2018 - To mark His Highness the Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations taking place in Lisbon, the Aga Khan Museum has loaned a special exhibition of 17 artifacts to Portugal’s Assembly of the Republic.
The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat participates in an emergency response drill and simulation exercise to prepare for natural disaster in Tajikistan
Aga Khan Agency for Habitat trained Community Emergency Response Team...
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 January 2018 - On the third day of his Diamond Jubilee visit to the United Arab Emirates, His Highness the Aga Khan travelled to Abu Dhabi where he met with His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.