Aga Khan Agency for Habitat India (AKAHI) is a not-for-profit network agency of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), a group of private, non-denominational and international development agencies. AKDN, one of the world’s largest private charities, is working in 30 countries, employing approximately 96,000 people, mostly in developing countries.
AKAHI impacts more than 11 lac beneficiaries through Development Programmes, Consultancy, Research, Studies and Advocacy, with special focus on capacity and leadership development at the local level by combining scientific, technical and community-based approaches. AKAHI collaborates with Government, Bilateral and Multilateral Organizations, Academia and Private sector, including corporates and their CSR, Philanthropies and the Civil Society to implement development programs in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Telangana, and provides technical consultancy to all stakeholders across all geographies. Active since 2000, AKAHI has a dedicated pool of internal and external donors, professionals and over 200 volunteers to work in the Development Sector.