Water supply scheme by AKAH inaugurated in Chitral, 500 plus households to benefit — By Gul Hammad Farooqi on Pamir Times Net

CHITRAL:  A potable drinking water scheme completed by the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) was inaugurated in Seenlasht locality of Chitral by the district’s additional Deputy Commissioner, Minhasuddin. Engineer Altaf, representing AKAH  told this scribe that a 29-feet deep well was dug on the bank of Chitral river to extract filtered water. The water…

Pakistan: Diamond Jubilee Youth Festival

As part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Aga Khan Youth and Sports Board for Pakistan (AKYSBP), in collaboration with the Ismaili Councils for Lower and Upper Chitral and the Regional and Local YSB, organised a “Diamond Jubilee Youth Festival” that celebrated Art and Culture, Sports, Leadership and our admirable Ismaili Scouts and Guides. The…

36 Years of Aga Khan Rural Support Programme in Gilgit Baltistan and Chitral |Established thousands of small infrastructure projects, community organisations etc.

Basic Activities The Aga Khan Rural Support Programme is a private, non-profit company, established by the Aga Khan Foundation in 1982 to help improve the quality of life of the villagers of Gilgit Baltistan and Chitral. AKRSP’s development approach gives primacy to the people and their abilities. It is based on the belief that local…

Pakistan Media on His Highness the Aga Khans visit to Chitral …

Aga Khan asks followers to maintain interfaith harmony — ByJamil Nagri on Dawn com People walk through the special gate of Didargah in Aliabad, Hunza, on Sunday. — Dawn GILGIT: Prince Karim Aga Khan, the spiritual leader of the Ismaili community, reached Gilgit-Baltistan on Sunday, where he addressed huge congregations of followers in Yasin valley…

His Highness the Aga Khan arrives in Chitral —The Ismaili | 08 December 2017 | Also posts from Ismailimail

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Chitral earlier today, as part of his Diamond Jubilee visit to Pakistan. Shahzada Iftikharuddin, Member of the National Assembly, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Syed Zaheer ul Islam, Commissioner Malakand Division, Maghfirat Shah, District Nazim Chitral, Colonel Moinuddin, Commandant Chitral Scouts, Akhter Hayat, DIG Malakand Division, Salim Khan, MPA and others welcomed Mawlana…

In Pakistan, Jubilant Ismailis in remote Chitral prepare for Diamond Jubilee Visit of Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan, with enthusiastic support, help and cooperation of Muslim brothers

Originally posted on Barakah:
Preparations are underway in Chitral, which is located in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan, to host the forthcoming Diamond Jubilee visit and Darbar(s) of Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan. This piece is compiled from respectable newspapers in Chitral having an on-line presence. Barakah will in the…

Preparations for Aga Khan’s arrival in full swing in Chitral | Dawn

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
October 13, 2009: Interim Governor of Gilgit-Baltistan Qamar Zaman Kaira and The Aga Khan National Council President Iqbal Waljee receieve Prince Aga Khan on his arrival at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport on Tuesday (dated) December 01, 2017 – CHITRAL: Preparations are in full swing here for receiving Prince Karim Aga…

New opportunities for a new generation in northern Pakistan

Meet Mahayuddin and Aftar Gul, a remarkable duo changing lives in northern Pakistan. Mahayuddin and Aftar live in the remote community of Garam Chashma, where more than 60 percent of the population is under the age of 25. Despite steady gains in education – often outpacing other parts of Pakistan – many young women and…

Flood stricken Chitral needs change of strategy — Islamuddin, Garam Chashma|FOCUS, AKC volunteers and civil societies were first on relief work

Flush floods have once again devastated Chitral. Although infrastructure and farmlands will be rehabilitated but without taking steps to prevent future floods no duarable safety is in sight for Chitralis from flush floods. According to climatologists climate change and its consequences will become more intense and ferocious. The Government remains reactive but in that also…

German donors team visits Chitral to examine different projects — Daily Patriot com | Read all coverage on latest development at border areas

CHITRAL: Aga Khan Rural Support Programme is proposing to support the communities in close to borders areas of Chitral such as Yarkhun-Broghil valley, Garam Chashma, Kalash and Arandu valley. Under PATRIP (Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan Regional Integrated program) these areas have tremendous potential for promoting cross border trades and cultural exchange. Broghil and Kalash festival are…