Aga Khan University in partnership with Rotary - First Graduating Class in Scholarship Program

Aga Khan University in partnership with Rotary – First Graduating Class in Scholarship Program

NAIROBI, Kenya (12 February, 2014) — With more than 50 percent of women in the developing world delivering babies without the assistance of skilled health personnel, Rotary, a global humanitarian service organization; and Aga Khan University (AKU), a private non-denominational university; are together increasing access to trained health professionals for mothers and infants in East…

Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Celebrates its 8th Graduation

Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Celebrates its 8th Graduation

This talented group of 58 graduates has been the most successful cohort in accessing institutions of higher education.  These graduates have won over US$3,400,000 in scholarships and financial aid to study courses ranging from politics and philosophy, to financial modeling and actuarial sciences.  Our students received offers from prestigious institutions including Columbia University, Dartmouth College,…

Nairobi Jamatkhana Building

Nairobi Jamatkhana Building

Built in 1920, the “Jamatkhana” building was the tallest building of its kind in Nairobi when “Moi Avenue” was once called Station road. The Khoja mosque is a Nairobi’s spot for the Ismaili community for both social and prayers.

Aga Khan Foundation Kenya Project: ‘Strengthening education systems in East Africa'

Aga Khan Foundation Kenya Project: ‘Strengthening education systems in East Africa’

SCHOOLS from the Coast are among beneficiaries of a Sh2.4 billion education project by the Aga Khan Foundation. The five-year project dubbed ‘Strengthening education systems in East Africa’ has been co-funded by the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development. Addressing journalists at the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa, Simon Otieno, the headteacher, said…

Coastweek: Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Bags 5 Gold Medals

Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Bags 5 Gold Medals

Coastweek– 26 countries, 146 projects, over 200 participants, 5 categories, and 6 students. These are only a few statistics about the recent Golden Climate International Environmental Project Olympiad, held in Nairobi from Tuesday 29th April to Friday 2nd May. The Aga Khan Academy Mombasa, an education centre that promotes holistic learning and international leadership participated…