Visit Us - AKFC is headquartered at the Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat on Sussex Drive in Ottawa. We open our doors for tours and events on a regular basis.
Get Involved - Do your part to end global poverty -- there are lots of ways you can support AKFC's work in Canada and overseas.
Our Work - For more than 30 years, AKFC has worked with Canada and Canadians to sustainably improve the quality of life of poor, marginalized communities in Asia and Africa.
November 20, 2015 - Building a strong foundation for every child
25 years ago, the world made a promise to help all children reach their full potential – to protect and promote their rights, to help them learn and grow, and to make their voices heard. The Convention on the Rights of the Child was signed in 1989 and is honoured on November 20 of each year. This Universal Children’s Day, join AKFC in celebrating every child’s right to survive and thrive.
November 3, 2015 - Become an International Youth Fellow with AKFC
AKFC is searching for individuals who can demonstrate a commitment to international development, are driven by the desire to make a meaningful change in the world, and are ready to apply their skills and experience to a challenging overseas internship.
October 7, 2015 - Five surprising facts about global nutrition
Good nutrition is fundamental to human development. Yet, poor-quality diets, insufficient care for mothers and children, lack of access to basic health services, and unsanitary, unhealthy environments challenge our world’s ability to fight malnutrition. It’s a global problem. But together, we can raise awareness and find new solutions to tackle malnutrition. Here are five surprising facts to help you start the conversation.