His Highness the Aga Khan. 2001. Preface. In Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme (formerly Historic Cities Support Programme): The Azhar Park Project in Cairo and the Conservation and Revitalisation of Darb al-Ahmar. The Aga Khan Trust for Culture.
This preface contributed by His Highness the Aga Khan provides insight into the AKTC's commitment to Cairo's development. The urban renewal and conservation project of the Al Azhar neighborhood and Darb al-Ahmar is contextualized with a informative historical chronology and description of the site and its significance.