All my life I have wanted to run in the Boston Marathon, and to help children overseas. This year I get to fulfill both of these dreams. In a few weeks, along with my fellow AKF Run Team members, I will be in Boston realizing my dream of running in the Boston Marathon.
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Investing in Girls
On Thursday, April 2, 2015, around 140 golfers will drive the green while investing in long-term solutions to global poverty. It’s the eighth annual Dallas Partnership Golf tournament, held at the Cowboys Country Club in Grapevine, Texas. The event is an initiative of the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) to raise awareness and funds for ending poverty and helping communities around the world build better futures together.
The first group of 15 Afghan students completed the Certificate Program in Policy Analysis course offered at the University of Central Asia (UCA), through a partnership between the University and the Ministry of Finance of Afghanistan. UCA was established in 2000 by a treaty between the Governments of Kazakistan, Kyrqyz Republic, Tajikistan and His Highness the Aga Khan to promote the social and economic development of Central Asia, particularly its mountain societies.