Sustainability – Company Philosophy: `Social Progress’ — By Johannes Zeller on Goethe de | In Germany till 2015 number of social enterprises are at around 70,000 – roughly two percent of all companies says the Federal Ministry

Social entrepreneurs are less interested in money than they are in creating a better world. They often rely on digital technologies to achieve their goals Social enterprises combine entrepreneurship with sustainable development goals. | Photo (detail): © Adobe By Johannes Zeller According to the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization, about one third of all…

The Aga Khan explained — By Janice Dickson. on ipolitics-Canada

The Aga Khan. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Steven Senne (…) How is the Aga Khan viewed internationally? The Aga Khan is well respected internationally, largely because of his development programs, his dedication to eradicating poverty and helping those most in need. The AKDN operates in 30 countries, employs 80,000 people and its programs focus on health and…

Faith-Based Initiatives: Helping families to escape the cycle of poverty–By Alphonce Shiundu on Development and Cooperation EU

The list of countries where Aga Khan institutions operate features countries where life is hard, poverty is dire and more help is needed. Because of the institution’s excellent reputation, other development agencies appreciate cooperating with them. His Highness the Aga Khan IV In front Humanyun’s Tomb in Delhi In 2013. The monuments restoration was supported…

Selected Videos on Aga Khan Foundation’s Worldwide Programms on “Breaking the Cycle of Poverty" and “Early Childhood Development”

Aga Khan Foundation’s Michael Kocher and Sheila Manji at Ismaili Centre, London AKF General Manager Michael Kocher and Early Childhood Development Specialist Sheila Manji speak about the Foundation’s work in “Breaking the Cycle of Poverty” on 26 November 2015 at the Ismaili Centre, London. Source:The Ismaili Published on 26 Dec 2015 ***** WEBCAST: Growing Gains…

Aga Khan Foundation UK Congratulates and thanks AKF Run Team who ran in British10K and to all those who sponsored them to alleviate poverty in developing countries

Congratulations and thank you to the AKF Run Team who ran in the British 10K and to all those who sponsored them! On Sunday 9th October 2016 WHY RUN FOR AKF? AKF partners with communities around the world to build better futures together. Committed to breaking the cycle of poverty, AKF makes long term investments, builds reliable institutions and cultivates an active civil society to improve the quality of life for millions of people in the developing world….

Aga Khan Foundation UK launches new website

Also launch new social media channels where you can engage directly with us. You can find AKF UK on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Web address: https://www.akf.org.uk/ About the Aga Khan Foundation Reliable hospitals, schools and roads. Clean water and affordable energy. Flourishing economies. People working to shape their own futures. These are the cornerstones of…

RAYS OF LIGHT wraps up its tour of Australia and New Zealand

President Azeem Chunara presents a gift to Minister Paul Goldsmith, who was Chief Guest at the opening of the RAYS OF LIGHT exhibition in Auckland. Ismaili Council for ANZ Ellen Sandell, MLA for Melbourne in the Victorian legislature, tours the RAYS OF LIGHT exhibition. Ismaili Council for ANZ Australian MP Julie Owens visiting the RAYS…