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Prince Claus Fund extends network with two new partners

25.1.2011 Prince Claus Fund extends network with two new partners

The Prince Claus Fund is extending its network through intensive co-operation with Museo de Antioquia from Colombia and Nepal’s Southasia Trust. Both organisations play an important role in regions torn apart by violence. Through their inclusion in the Prince Claus Fund’s Network Partnership Program, they will each receive € 180,000 over a period of three years, which is to be used...

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The Prince Claus Fund Rescues Important Archives in Haiti

12.1.2011 The Prince Claus Fund Rescues Important Archives in Haiti

Haiti’s massive earthquake of 12 January 2010 resulted in a humanitarian disaster that left much of the island in ruins. It greatly damaged the country’s cultural heritage while important and fragile archives vanished beneath the rubble. The Prince Claus Fund’s Cultural Emergency Response Program assessed the damage immediately after the earthquake. Along with a number of partner...

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Prince Friso presents Principal Prince Claus Award to Barzakh Editions

18.12.2010 Prince Friso presents Principal Prince Claus Award to Barzakh Editions

On 17 December the Algerian publisher Barzakh Editions received the Principal Prince Claus Award from HRH Prince Friso. The Awards Ceremony took place at th Royal Palace in Amsterdam. The ceremony was attended among others by HM Queen Beatrix, the Prince of Orange, Princess Máxima, Prince Constantijn and Ben Knapen, the Minister of European Affairs and International Cooperation. In his...

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New website Prince Claus Fund

13.12.2010 New website Prince Claus Fund

The Fund hopes to illustrate on this new website that Culture is a Basic Need by sharing many inspiring stories and activities. The Fund would like to introduce its international network, which allows you to discover the pioneering work our partners are doing in Culture and Development. This site however is still partly under construction. At the moment the English version of the site is more...

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Frontiers of Reality Talk Show in DeLaMar Theatre on 16 December

13.12.2010 Frontiers of Reality Talk Show in DeLaMar Theatre on 16 December

Under the inspiring guidance of the BBC and Al Jazeera journalist Rageh Omaar the Talk Show will address current and controversial issues in a world where perceptions are dominated by prejudice. Come to the DeLaMar Theatre in Amsterdam on 16 December and learn more about the different realities of countries that are mostly featured in the news with stories on war and oppression.

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