Prime Minister, Imran Khan inaugurates the 400 year old historic “Picture Wall” of Lahore Fort | The conservation of the western façade has been carried out by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC)

Lahore, Pakistan, 4 May 2019 – Imran Khan, Prime Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan inaugurated the restoration of the 400-year-old “Picture Wall” of Lahore Fort. The Picture Wall is one of the principal features of the Lahore Fort UNESCO World Heritage Site. Speaking on the occasion, Imran Khan, Prime Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan emphasised…

Restoration on Mughal Glazed Tiles — Video documentation of Humayun tomb restoration by Aga Khan Trust for Culture | Watch two videos

A film explaining the restoration of Mughal glazed tilework by Aga Khan Trust for Culture during the Humayun’s Mausoleum’s conservation. The project was supported by the Tata Trusts and it required over five years of research and documentation to undertake it. Source:   NIZAMUDDIN URBAN RENEWAL INITIATIVE Published on 1 Oct 2018 Humay’s Tomb’s Conservation…

MoU signed between Govts. of Afghanistan, Germany with KFW and Aga Khan Trust for Culture for €18m project along Kabul River

Khaama Press News Agency writes; MoU signed for €18.058m socio-economic project to be implemented along Kabul River A Memorandum of Understanding was signed for the implementation of a project for social, economic, and environmental development in the areas located along Kabul River. According to ARG Palace, the project include renovation and construction of Industrial Machinery…

MoU to renovate Altinbugha al-Maridani mosque signed — Egypt Today

CAIRO – 1 June 2018: Ministry of Antiquities and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) signed on Thursday a memorandum of understanding to renovate the mosque of Altinbugha al-Maridani and develop the Islamic tourist destinations at Darb Al Ahmar district. Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri and CEO Aga Khan Company…

Lahore, Pakistan: Master Conservation Plan of Walled City presented before Heritage Conservation Board — By Shahab Omer on Daily Times com

LAHORE: The Master Conservation Plan of the Walled City of Lahore prepared by Aga Khan Trust for Culture Service Pakistan (AKCSP) and Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) was presented before the Heritage Conservation Board (HCB) on Thursday. This was the fifth meeting of WCLA’s Heritage Conservation Board since 2012, when the WCLA was established…

Qutb Shahi tombs back to days of yore | Twenty-five monuments restored at the Qutb Shahi Heritage Park — Telangana Today com

Hyderabad: The Aga Khan Trust for Culture in collaboration with the State government and Tata Trust has completed conservation works on 25 monuments and landscape restoration over a 20 acres zone at Qutb Shahi Heritage Park. The restoration initiative had master-craftsmen clocking 1,50,000 man-days of work to restore structural stability and grandeur of the monuments,…