AKF 360°

360

360 is a programme by the Aga Khan Foundation UK which takes a small group of people on a journey of adventure and personal discovery to witness the impactful work of the Aga Khan Development Network and to immerse themselves in a new culture.

Tajikistan

Explore Dushanbe, Khorog, the Pamirs and other must-see historical sites.

Experience the most pure and untouched landscapes in the world.

Overview

25

Minimum age

June

14th – 22nd 2019

9

Days

£

c. 2500*

* For detailed information refer to the application form.

Highlights

EXPLORE DUSHANBE

  • › Tour of the Ismaili Centre
  • › Visit Hisar Fortress

EXPLORE KHOROG

  • › Dinner and concert in Khorog Park
  • › Tour of the Ismaili Centre

EXPLORE THE PAMIRS

  • › Visit Darvaz and Ishkashim
  • › Lunch in Kulyab

VISIT HISTORICAL SITES

  • › Visit Qah Qaha fortress
  • › Bathe in the Bibi Fatima-i-Zahra hot spring

ENGAGE WITH THE WORK OF THE AKDN

  • › Pamir Energy
  • › The Aga Khan Lycee
  • › The University of Central Asia
  • › The bridges and Tem markets between Afghanistan and Tajikistan
  • › Khorog Diagnostic Centre and AKHS

The highlights are subject to change, based on weather conditions and availability of flights.

Application

We are looking for a diverse group of participants who are motivated and committed to share the AKF’s vision to improve the quality of life for all. As the trip is intended for a small group, all applicants will enter into a competitive process.

If you want to Explore, Engage and Exchange please follow the steps below to apply for 360 Tajikistan.

Fill a form

Click here to register your details, get more information on the programme and the application process.

Submit a video

The application video must include your full name at the beginning. It should be no longer than 5 minutes and respond to all the questions listed below.

1. #Explore: Why do you want to participate in the 360 programme?
2. #Engage: What are you hoping to gain from visiting Tajikistan?
3. #Exchange: How will you relay your adventure and experiences to your friends, family and colleagues when you return? How do you intend to make an impact following your experiences?

Videos will be reviewed by an independent panel of judges.

Email your video link to akfeventsuk@akdn.org

Timelines

Applications close on 28th February 2019. Successful participants will be notified by 1st April 2019. Spaces are limited.

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