Global Pandemic Relief Fund — Aga Khan development Network org

Here are a few examples of AKDN’s response to the Global Pandemic: The University of Central Asia (UCA) has established a fund to provide assistance to families suffering as a result of the humanitarian and economic impact COVID-19. Staff at UCA are donating a day’s salary to this fund on a voluntary basis, which will…

Aga Khan Development Network Special bulletin on Covid-19

Covid-19 is not “just” the flu. It is much more contagious and can spread rapidly. Prevention is the only way to limit the spread of Covid-19. Follow these recommendations to protect yourself, your family, and your community. For more information, please download the Special Bulletin below.  It is available in the following languages: English, Français…

Prince Rahim visits East Africa to evaluate AKDN’s response to environmental sustainability and climate change — The Ismaili, Global – 24 March 2020

In early March, Prince Rahim, accompanied by his wife, Princess Salwa, visited Kenya and Tanzania, to better understand the plans and responses of the various institutions and agencies of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) towards environmental sustainability and climate action. Prince Rahim’s visit to Kenya took place in his capacity as Chair of the…

Videos on Trees: Tree Line — Patagonia | How Trees Bend the Laws of Physics — Veritasium | How trees talk to each other — Suzanne Simard | Parks, Gardens, Forest and Tress in Islam — AKDN Org

Treeline — Patagonia Patagonia Films presents Treeline: A Story Written in Rings, available in full for the first time. Follow a group of skiers, snowboarders, scientists and healers to the birch forests of Japan, the red cedars of British Columbia and the bristlecones of Nevada, as they explore an ancient story written in rings. Watch…

The Bujagali Hydropower project: Water drives clean energy in Uganda | Video on how nearly half of the country’s electricity covered by this project

Without energy to light their homes, schools, hospitals or businesses, how can societies begin to make progress? Water holds the key to developing renewable energy infrastructures such as power dams. Access to reliable, more affordable and cleaner power has not only improved the investment climate across the country and the region, but also led to…

CEO of Aga Khan Foundation UK, Matt Reed, joins Alberto Lidji to talk about the AKDN, its $5.5bn of annual operations and relationships with 40,000 civil society organisations — Alberto Lidji Podbean com

CEO of Aga Khan Foundation UK, Matt Reed, joins Alberto Lidji to talk about the Aga Khan Development Network, its $5.5bn of annual operations, relationships with 40,000 civil society organisations and much more. click above Image to Listen at source — Screen shot The Aga Khan Foundation is one of 10 development agencies that together…