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2022 Aga Khan Award for Architecture Highlights

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AKDN achieves IFC EDGE green building pre-certification

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AKDN | Architecture

… Architecture – more than any other art form – has a profound impact on the quality of human life. As it has often been said, we shape our built environment – and then our buildings shape us.

His Highness the Aga Khan
Kazan, September 2019

At their best, buildings reflect the aspirations of a community, and can bring identity and cultural memory into play with innovation and new technologies. We encourage the highest standards in architecture through a triennial award, a university programme and our digital archive of architecture resources.

We strive to set new benchmarks of architectural and environmental excellence in our buildings, whether a safari lodge in Kenya, a museum in Canada, a reconstructed fort in Pakistan or a hospital in Afghanistan.

We also implement urban regeneration projects, restoring historic structures, providing public spaces and reviving neighbourhoods.

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