Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: The Aga Khan Development Network
P.O. Box 2049
1-3 Avenue de la Paix
1211 Geneva 2
Country: Switzerland
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.akdn.org
UN Languages: English, French
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Education
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development

  • Other:'Health, culture, human rights'
Short description:
Founded and guided by His Highness the Aga Khan, the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) brings together a number of development agencies, institutions, and programmes that work primarily in the poorest parts of Asia and Africa.
The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) focuses on health, education, culture, rural development, institution-building and the promotion of economic development in specific regions of the developing world. It is dedicated to improving living conditions and opportunities for the poor, without regard to their faith, origin or gender.
Other offices:
Region Countries Website Email
AFRICA Burkina Faso
AFRICA Kenya
AMERICAS Canada
AMERICAS United States of America
ASIA Afghanistan http://www.akdn.org/Afghanistan/index.htm
ASIA India http://www.akdn.org/India/index.html
ASIA Iran (Islamic Republic of)
ASIA Syrian Arab Republic http://www.akdn.org/syria/
EUROPE Portugal
EUROPE United Kingdom