Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN)


Since 2002, AKDN has been supporting the establishment of institutions and programmes that help develop an economically dynamic, politically stable and intellectually and culturally vibrant Kyrgyz Republic. These include the main campus of the University of Central Asia in Naryn; the Osh School; the First Microfinance Credit Corporation, the Kyrgyz Investment Credit Bank, various initiatives supporting 310,000 people in the Osh and Naryn oblasts; and activities of the Aga Khan Music Initiative to support broad-based music and arts education.

The main activity areas include education, health, rural development, disaster risk reduction, civil society, microfinance, cultural development, economic development.


AKDN agencies:

AKA – Aga Khan Academies

AKAHAga Khan Agency for Habitat

AKAMAga Khan Agency for Microfinance

AKES – Aga Khan Education Services

AKF – Aga Khan Foundation

AKFEDAga Khan Fund for Economic Development

AKHS – Aga Khan Health Services

AKTC – Aga Khan Trust for Culture

AKU – Aga Khan University

UCAUniversity of Central Asia

80 Tynystanov Street, 720053 Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
Tel: +996 (312) 696 029