In January 2018, the Aga Khan University (AKU) released a landmark study, which estimated that the university has an annual economic impact in Pakistan of Rs 103 billion, or US$ 1 billion. A US-based consulting firm, Centennial Group International, conducted the study – based on 2015 numbers – and the team included several former senior World Bank representatives.
Ensuring nutritious foods for better health
In Analamanga, a region in central Madagascar, gardening during the off...
The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) works with communities and village organisations to enable people – particularly those living in geographically remote areas – to optimise their health and well-being, and reach their full potential. Improving nutritional status and creating greater awareness about the link between nutrition and health is integral to these efforts.
Aga Khan Early Learning Centre wins Best Nursery Award in UAE
Active participatory learning is at the heart of the Aga Khan Learning...
The first day at nursery can be emotional – for parents and children alike. For mums and dads, peace of mind comes from knowing that their little tots are in the hands of caring and experienced professionals. At the Aga Khan Early Learning Centre (AKELC) in Dubai, these professionals are raising the bar in terms of local nursery care, if the number of international awards, accreditations and ratings of excellence is any indication.
Solar Irrigation in India
In Bihar, the AKDN is working with local communities on a solar-powered...
The Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP) has been operating in India since 1983. It has received the Times of India Social Impact Award for ensuring access to safe drinking water and improved sanitation for more than 350,000 people in Bihar and Gujarat.