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Please find here an overview of activities and projects the Prince Claus Fund initiates and supports. For upcoming activities you can take a look at the Calendar.

Try the search option to get information that suits your specific interests or just browse through these activities to get an impression of what the Fund does and what it supports. 

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Announcing the 2017 Prince Claus Laureates

5.9.2017 Announcing the 2017 Prince Claus Laureates

The Prince Claus Fund is very excited to announce the 2017 Prince Claus Laureates! 

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in Bangkok

14.6.2017 Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in...

On Tuesday 13 June, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands HE Mr. Karel Hartogh presented the Principal Prince Claus Award to Apichatpong Weerasethakul at the Ambassador’s residence in Bangkok. Apichatpong Weerasethakul (1970, Khon Kaen) is an artist and a leader of Thailand’s independent cinema movement.

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La Silla Vacía receives Prince Claus Award in Colombia

4.5.2017 La Silla Vacía receives Prince Claus Award in Colombia

On Thursday 4 May, the Dutch Embassy to Colombia hosted the talk "What can journalism learn from the arts?" as part of the 2016 Prince Claus Award celebration honouring La Silla Vacía. Speakers included writer Juan Esteban Constaín, the director of the journalism awards Simón Bolívar, audio-visual artist Fernando Arias, and the director of La Silla Vacía, Juanita...

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Vo Trong Nghia receives Prince Claus Award in Hanoi

31.3.2017 Vo Trong Nghia receives Prince Claus Award in Hanoi

On Thursday 30 March, H.E. Ambassador Nienke Trooster presented the Prince Claus Award to architect Vo Trong Nghia in a ceremony organized by the Dutch Embassy in Vietnam. The programme included a presentation by Vo Trong Nghia on ‘Greening the City’ and short films about the Award and his work. 

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Kamal Mouzawak receives Prince Claus Award in Beirut

13.2.2017 Kamal Mouzawak receives Prince Claus Award in Beirut

On Monday 13 February, Kamal Mouzawak received the 2016 Prince Claus Award in a ceremony organized by the Embassy of the Netherlands and Tawlet in Beirut. The celebration included speeches by Mr. Han- Maurits Schaapveld, Chargé d’Affaires of the Dutch Embassy, Mr. Henk Proepper, Chair of the Board of the Prince Claus Fund and Mrs. Joumana El Zein Khoury, Director of the Prince Claus Fund.

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