New state-of the-art buildings are being added on three Aga Khan school campuses in Ghizer District to enhance educational opportunities in the area, giving more young and talented students from the surrounding towns and villages – including those from the most remote valleys – a chance to fulfil their potential.
Aga Khan health facilities expand in Gilgit-Baltistan
Two state-of-the-art health facilities – an expansion of the Aga Khan Medical Centre in Gilgit and construction of a new Aga Khan Health Centre in Hunza – are underway to ensure continuity of quality healthcare services to the people of Gilgit-Baltistan.
Finalists announced for the 2021 Global Pluralism Award
The Global Centre for Pluralism has announced the 10 finalists for the 2021 Global Pluralism Award. The Award is presented once every two years to individuals, organisations and governments around the world to celebrate achievements which enable societies to live more peacefully and productively with diversity.
AKDN achieves IFC EDGE green building pre-certification
In South Mumbai, India, Aga Hall Estate – an upcoming residential high-rise development project – is one of the first and largest AKDN projects to earn EDGE Advanced Certification, the globally recognised benchmark for green building created by International Finance Corporation.
COP26: Climate change resilience in the high mountains of Tajikistan
During the first week of COP26, the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat joined the Governments of Tajikistan and Switzerland to discuss and align approaches that are building climate change resilience in the Pamir highlands, where mountain communities are particularly vulnerable to the impacts of global warming.