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“Good journalism does not come cheap”: Njoki Chege explores the future of the media

“A free and independent press is the cornerstone of any democracy and the foundation of economic success… we'r...

AKDN / Lucas Cuervo Moura

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AKDN interview with Miriam Mutebi: The future of cancer care in East Africa

"We know cancer in our region affects people in their prime years of productivity and it is much less costly w...

AKDN / Lucas Cuervo Moura

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AKDN interview with Amreen Valli

Students from the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa visit the nearby Mbaraki Girls Primary School for a science-focused...

AKDN / Lucas Cuervo Moura

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Aga Khan University launches online hub to train early childhood development workers

Investing in the early years is crucial to helping children achieve their potential and eliminating poverty an...

AKDN / Sala Lewis

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Frigoken Limited: Investing in sustainability and workplace wellness as part of our DNA

Frigoken, Kenya’s largest exporter of processed green beans, implements a comprehensive workplace wellness pro...

AKDN / Lucas Cuervo Moura

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AKDN | Kenya

The most important thing we can learn or teach at any school – in a world of perpetual change – is the ability to go on learning. None of us have all the answers – quite often we don’t even know what questions to ask. Nor can we discern the road ahead by looking in a rear-view mirror. Past lessons must constantly be renewed and reapplied, as we adapt to new technologies and new expectations.

His Highness the Aga Khan
Nairobi, July 2011

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Civil Society


The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) supports 5,180 civil society organisations in Kenya

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Environment and Climate Change

12 million

We have planted over 12 million trees in Kenya

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Early Childhood Development


AKF reaches 9,000 young children in Kenya


Economic Development

$ 940 million

AKDN companies generate over $ 940 million annually

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We work with over 49,000 learners in Kenya

The Aga Khan Medical Centre, Kisii – a satellite of the Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu, Kenya.



Our health facilities in Kenya receive over 900,000 patient visits per year


How We Work