Naryn, Kyrgyz Republic, 21 August 2017 - As part of the on-going collaboration between the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) to improve the quality of life in Naryn Oblast, the University of Central Asia (UCA) hosted the International Investment Forum “Naryn – A Transnational Economic Hub on the Great Silk Road”.
Aga Khan Students from Pakistan achieve top results nationwide
Karachi, Pakistan, 17 August 2017 - Two students from Aga Khan Higher Secondary School in Karachi, emerged first and 2nd in Pakistan in the Aga Khan University Examination Board (AKU-EB) Higher Secondary School Certificate examination, while a student from the Aga Khan School in Garden, emerged third in the AKU-EB Secondary School Certificate examination.
Aga Khan School Tanzania swimmer hailed victorious at Rio Olympics
Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, 30 September 2016 – Hilal Hemed Hilal had an impressive performance at the Aquatics Stadium during the 2016 Rio Olympics. Competing in the 50m freestyle, Hilal broke a new national record for Tanzania, winning the heat in 23.70 seconds.
Aga Khan High School debate team advances to Championships at Yale University
Kampala, Uganda, 27 September 2016 – Students from the Aga Khan High School Kampala’s debate team will participate in the Tournament of Champions to be held at Yale University in the United States this November. The 10 students, aged 11-17 years, triumphed at the World Scholars Cup held in Bangkok, Thailand this past June. They were selected from the participant group comprised of 3200 students from over 50 countries.
Kabul, Afghanistan, 7 July 2016 - The French Medical Institute for Children, Afghanistan’s leading children’s hospital, is managed by the Aga Khan University. The hospital’s eHealth programme, which brings expertise from around the world to the remotest parts of Afghanistan, hit a milestone in June – 20,000 teleconsultations.