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.

October 20, 2014 - Educating girls and boys in Mali

AKFC is pleased to announce partnership in a new program to improve education for 58,000 boys and girls in Mali. The partnership is led by Plan International, in collaboration with AKFC, Save the Children, and World Vision. 


October 16, 2014 - Breaking the Cycle of Poverty: Sowing the Seeds of Food Security

For most Canadians, a healthy, delicious meal is only as far away as the grocery store. But for millions of people around the world, food security is a daily challenge.


October 8, 2014 - Together we are Saving Brains

Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is pleased to join the Saving Brains Grand Challenge, a global partnership that supports early development for children in some of the most vulnerable parts of the world.


September 22, 2014 - Request for Research Proposals Targeting Health Systems Strengthening in Central Asia

AKFC is pleased to announce a call for research proposals under the Central Asia Health Systems Strengthening (CAHSS) Project.


September 15, 2014 - Aga Khan Museum opening in Toronto on September 18

The newest member of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) is opening its doors to the public on Thursday, September 18. The Aga Khan Museum in Toronto is dedicated to presenting the artistic, intellectual and scientific contributions that Muslim civilisations have made to world heritage.


July 24, 2014 - AKFC to host conference on Canadian contributions to humanitarian response

The 2014 Canadian Humanitarian Conference will set the stage for a national conversation showcasing Canadian expertise in humanitarian response and related fields.

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