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In this online library you can find more indepth information from the field of culture and development. There is information on publications that were supported by the Fund and publications that were published by the Fund itself and in collaboration with the Prince Claus Fund - the Prince Claus Fund Library series. In addition speeches and articles can be found here.

You can search for information by selecting a topic or type (tag), discipline or country you are interested in. Note that after selecting you have to press search in order to get a selection of articles, speeches and information on publications. You can also find specific information by searching with your own choice of key words. 

Books

Here you can find all the books that are published within the Prince Claus Fund Library series (tag: library imprint) or supported through the Fund’s applications programme. In addition, each year the Prince Claus Fund publishes an Award Book to present the Prince Claus Awards.

Publications

Here you can find a variety of publications on culture and development the Prince Claus Fund has released throughout the years: the Prince Claus Fund Journal, the Prince Claus Award Books and the Prince Claus Fund Reader. Furthermore, the Fund has supported books and cultural magazines that are considered to have a positive influence on the global debate on culture and development.

Articles

Here you can find information about activities, organisations and individuals supported by the Prince Claus Fund with extra information on the often complicated context in which activities are realised or partners of the Fund work in.

Speeches

Here you can find speeches held on the occasion of events organised by the Prince Claus Fund, such as the Awards Ceremony, the Fund’s anniversaries and gallery openings.

Please visit our Documentation Center

Everyone is welcome to come and look into all publications in the Documentation Center in the office of the Prince Claus Fund in Amsterdam.

Address: Herengracht 603 in Amsterdam  
Open: Monday - Friday from 10:00h until 17:00h
For questions please call the office +31(0)20 3449160

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Prince Claus Fund Journal #4

1.7.2000 Prince Claus Fund Journal #4

The Prince Claus Fund Journal reflects the aims of the Prince Claus Fund and reports on the outcome of activities initiated, supported and stimulated by the Fund. The Fund seeks to publicise the intellectual and artistic results of its activities and to disseminate these throughout the world. The Fund – and likewise the Journal – acts as an interested listener, a partner in discussion and...

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Speech HRH Prince Claus at the 1999 Awards Ceremony

8.12.1999 Speech HRH Prince Claus at the 1999 Awards Ceremony

This year, our Fund, the generous birthday gift presented to me by the Dutch Government in 1996, seeks to highlight special examples of free expression. The Fund wishes to honour individuals and organisations that dare to create spaces in which debate has free rein. This means not flinching from the possible consequences of criticism. It means having the strength to put oneself in a vulnerable position.

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Prince Claus Fund Journal #3

1.12.1999 Prince Claus Fund Journal #3

The Prince Claus Fund Journal reflects the aims of the Prince Claus Fund and reports on the outcome of activities initiated, supported and stimulated by the Fund. The Fund seeks to publicise the intellectual and artistic results of its activities and to disseminate these throughout the world. The Fund – and likewise the Journal – acts as an interested listener, a partner in discussion and...

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Coming to terms with the past: speech by Adriaan van Dis

1.12.1999 Coming to terms with the past: speech by Adriaan van Dis

Speech delivered by Adriaan van Dis on the occasion of the presentation of the Dutch publication ‘Het verleden onder ogen: Herdenking van de slavernij’ (‘Coming to terms with the past: Commemorating slavery’), that was published by the Prince Claus Fund and Arena Publishers (1999). The ceremony took place in the Old Hall of the Parliament’s Second Chamber, in The Hague,...

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Prince Claus Fund Journal #2

1.7.1999 Prince Claus Fund Journal #2

The Prince Claus Fund Journal reflects the aims of the Prince Claus Fund and reports on the outcome of activities initiated, supported and stimulated by the Fund. The Fund seeks to publicise the intellectual and artistic results of its activities and to disseminate these throughout the world. The Fund – and likewise the Journal – acts as an interested listener, a partner in discussion and...

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