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Christopher Wilton-Steer

Communications Manager

Aga Khan Development Network

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Aga Khan Development Network

1825 K Street NW #901

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, 20006

United States

Company Description

The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) is a group of private development agencies working to empower communities and individuals, often in disadvantaged circumstances, to improve living conditions and opportunities, especially in Central and South Asia and su...more

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Employment History

Communications Manager

The Aga Khan Foundation


Associate - Projects and Communications

Central Inc


Business Development and Communications Manager

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Silk Route encounters in Jaipur | Aga Khan Development Network

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Sustainable Development Goals - Gender Equality | Aga Khan Development Network

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In India, the first Aga Khan School was founded in Mundra (Gujarat) in 1905. Since then, the number of schools and other education institutions run by AKDN agencies has risen to over 80. The Aga Khan Academies (AKA), Aga Khan Education Services (AKES) and the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) are the principal AKDN agencies working in education in India. Photo: Learning centre in Danapur, Patna, Bihar, India. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Early childhood development (ECD) centre, Kom Ombo, Egypt. The ECD programme in Egypt has, to date, benefited over 8,000 children, 650 mothers and 500 teachers through its activities. The programme has improved the accessibility rate to safe preschools in Aswan from 22% in 2005 to 56% in 2015. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Noor Fareed Students of the Aga Khan Education Service (AKES), Pakistan. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer School of Nursing and Midwifery, Kampala, Uganda. A recognised leader in the field of nursing education in the developing world, the Aga Khan University (AKU) has recorded numerous firsts in the course of educating nearly 6,000 nursing leaders in Pakistan and East Africa. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN AKDN AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Noor Fareed AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Sustainable Development Goals - Gender Equality


Sustainable Development Goals - Clean Water and Sanitation | Aga Khan Development Network

AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer
In Gujarat, India, Nagal Behen Cholas has recently constructed a toilet and washing area which she shares with her son, daughter-in-law and young grand-daughter. Nagal Behen and her family decided to construct a toilet for themselves after they learnt about the importance of safe sanitation in community meetings organised by the Aga Khan Planning and Building Services (AKPBS). AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer An Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Ivoire Coton supported water pump, Kantara, Côte d'Ivoire. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer A woman taking water home, Murghab, Tajikistan. Over the past four years, community-identified infrastructure including small bridges, local roads, village school and clinic rehabilitation and small village drinking water supply schemes, implemented primarily with funding from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the European Commission (EC) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), have benefitted 108,000 people (17,000 in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast). AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Audesh Kumar is one of hundreds of masons being trained in toilet construction techniques under the AKDN Comprehensive Sanitation Initiative. Aimed at strengthening the sanitation supply-chain, training of masons benefits communities who lack toilets as well as masons who are getting more work and increased income. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer An Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) supported water pump, Bartang Valley, Tajikistan. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Women collect water from a water pump in N'Dara village in northern Côte d'Ivoire. AKDN has built or rehabilitated 20 water pumps like these in Boundiali province ensuring that 25,000 people have access to potable water. Governance plays a crucial role in the AKDN's water pump scheme. A water management committee is established to manage each pump and land is cultivated to generate profits to pay for maintenance ensuring the sustainability of the pumps. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer One way AKDN is raising awareness about safe sanitation and key hygiene messages (as part of its Comprehensive Sanitation Initiative) is through village rallies. Here school children set off through their village to sing sanitation-focused songs. These reinforce their understanding and also spread the message to their community. Muzaffarpur district, Bihar, India. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer In this village in southern Gujarat, India, the Aga Khan Planning and Building Services (AKPBS) has called a meeting of women and girls. In the meeting their sanitation challenges are discussed and key messages regarding safe sanitation and hygiene are spread, including through handwashing demonstrations by the women and girls themselves. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer In April 2017, AKDN has been awarded the National Sanitation Award for our work in Bihar, India. This award, given by the India Sanitation Coalition and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry, recognised AKDN's innovative integrated 'block-level' sanitation model. This model is ensuring marginalised rural communities can better access water and sanitation as well as increasing knowledge of key hygiene and health messages. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN AKDN programmes have constructed latrines and potable water systems in 250 villages in Pakistan, benefitting over 200,000 people. According to the World Health Organization, the programme has reduced diarrhoea by 60% in households and by 25% in health clinics. AKDN AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer An Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) supported water pump, Bartang Valley, Tajikistan. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Children access clean water through a restored hand pump in Bihar, India. The wall paintings behind the pump also spread awareness about key hygiene messages. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer


Awards received by AKDN | Aga Khan Development Network

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Rural development | Aga Khan Development Network

AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer
In April 2015 AKF started an organic cotton project in the Nimar region of Madhya Pradesh with the support of the C&A Foundation. The project aims to improve the livelihoods and incomes of 7,000 tribal farmers living there through the promotion of organic cotton cultivation. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Vermi-composting is one of the agricultural enhancement techniques promoted by the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP). Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer Vermi-composting is one of the agricultural enhancement techniques promoted by the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP). Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer The Self Help Group-run solar powered irrigation scheme in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India was set up in April 2016 with the support of the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP). The scheme is run by 12 SHG members. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer The Self Help Group-run solar powered irrigation scheme in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India was set up in April 2016 with the support of the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP). The scheme is run by 12 SHG members. AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer AKDN / Christopher Wilton-Steer


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