The Pamir Energy Story: General Director Daler Jumaev addresses World Hydropower Congress in Paris | Watch Aga Khan foundation, UK’s archive video from Ismaili Centre, London

It was 6:57pm on 9 September, 2018. We turned on electricity for the township of Murghab. Within two minutes, a wave of celebration came from the streets as light bulbs flickered on for the first time. We watched and listened across the river, where the hydropower plant is located. It was magical. It was one…

Pamir Energy listed among the best PPP Projects — Asia Plus | An AKFED project

DUSHANBE, April 12, 2016, Asia-Plus – Pamir Energy Company (Pamir Energy) has reportedly been listed among the best Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) projects. Pamir Energy participated in an international UNECE PPP forum for sustainable development that took place in Geneva from March 30 to April 1. A three-day forum hosted by the UNECE International PPP Center of…

The Aga Khan Development Network Statement at the Sixth Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan

Since its restoration by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, the Bagh-e-Babur has attracted over 400,000 visitors annually. AKDN has mobilised over US$ 1 billion for economic, social and cultural development in Afghanistan. Photo: AKTC Statement delivered by Mrs. Nurjehan Mawani, AKDN Diplomatic Representative, Afghanistan Mr. Chairman, Excellencies, Honoured colleagues, On behalf of the Aga…

News Video: Kabul Surgeons Successfully Separate Conjoined Twins

TOLOnews Published 04.08.2015 Afghan doctors have successfully separated 15-day-old conjoined twin girls in Kabul. ***** See also Conjoined Twin Girls Separated in Afghan First: Doctors — Medical Observer com Posts on PBSJ Blog  The French Medical Institute for Children (FMIC): FMIC expands services, health programs — Afghanistan Times FMIC is a public-private partnership between the…

Bangladesh invites more public-private partnership investment in its fast-growing economy — The Ismaili org

Bangladesh State Minister M.A. Mannan speaks at a gathering on public-private partnerships at the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre, Dhaka. Ismaili Council for Bangladesh The speakers invited non-resident Bangladeshis and other entrepreneurs to consider investing in public-private partnership opportunities in various sectors of opportunity. Ismaili Council for Bangladesh   His Excellency M.A. Mannan, MP, the State…

The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN): Tajikistan’s biggest development implementing agency — The World Folio com Interview with Akbar Ali Pesnani

Mr. Akbar Ali Pesnani, Resident Representative of The Aga Khan Development Network (…) An interesting aspect of the AKDN is the sheer size of its operations. How widespread is it both in Tajikistan and internationally? AKDN is the biggest implementing agency in Tajikistan. We have worked with various donor organizations including USAID, SDC, DFID, KfW,…

Tanzania’s Safe Motherhood Text Messaging Service Enters its Third Year with Half a Million Registrants — PR Web com

The Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby Text Messaging Service (aka the Wazazi Nipendeni SMS service) is celebrating a milestone while entering its 3rd year. The service served over 500,000 Tanzanian men and women, whom cumulatively received 40 million informative safe motherhood messages and reminders, since its launch. So what makes this program so successful? The answer…

Video: African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP) – Promoting a Healthy Africa

WebsEdgeHealth Published on 18 Jul 2014 Established as the African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP) in 2000 as a public-private partnership (PPP) between the Government of Botswana, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and The Merck Foundation (TMF) Using a proposal-driven strategy ACHAP provided financial and technical support to the Government of Botswana, Community-Based Organizations…

East African Community: Speaker, Aga Khan Regional Representative hold Talks

East African Legislative Assembly, Arusha, Tanzania, August 6, 2014: The EAC is committed to enhancing access to quality education as a pre-cursor to greater investments in the education sector, specialization and creation of more job opportunities, East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) Speaker, Rt. Hon (Dr) Margaret Nantongo Zziwa has said.  At the same time, the…

West Africa’s newest zoo reopens its doors in Mali capital — The Guardian UK article by Mark Tran on Aga Khan net work and Public Private partners renovated project

A baby elephant takes a stroll. It costs 3.5m CFA a month to feed the animals Mali‘s national zoo reopened with little fanfare after two years of renovation. The facility provides visitors with a refuge from the traffic-ridden streets of the sprawling capital, Bamako, filled with cheap motorbikes imported from Indonesia, and where pavements and…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration Ceremony for the Restoration of Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi, India, 18 September 2013.

His Highness Aga Khan Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Your Excellency Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Minister for Culture Shrimati Chandresh Kumari Katoch Mr. Ratan Tata Honorable Ministers, Excellencies Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen Let me first extend my special thanks to the Prime Minister, whose presence honours all of us. There is another very important reason for me to…

Pamir Energy: public-private partnership between the Government, the World Bank Group and the Aga Khan Network’s 10 years of joint venture

PamirEnergy celebrates its 10th anniversary – Asia Plus News DUSHANBE, January 2, 2013, Asia-Plus – Pamir Energy Company (PamirEnergy), Tajikistan’s only private power company operating in the Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO), recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. PamirEnergy director general Daler Jumayev noted that the company has produced notable successes over the past ten years,…