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Response to COVID-19

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Our office and gallery are closed to the public until further notice. We will be limiting activities related to travel. The Prince Claus Fund is still operating and staff are working during our usual hours Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00 CET. Please read our full update

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Prince Claus Fund & ALIPH join forces

We're starting up a new collaboration with ALIPH to support local organisations in Asia and Africa working to protect cultural heritage

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Announcing our 2020 Next Generation Grantees

Congrats to our newest grantees! Read more on these creative projects, for and by young people, that aim to build more inclusive societies


Pride, Power, and Protest in Photos

Announcing the selected projects for the Arab Documentary Photography Programme, together with AFAC and Magnum Foundation!


Together with the British Council, we bring your our latest Review!

From animation to VR, 13 creative projects take a fresh look at heritage in 'Review: Contemporary Take, Beyond Cultural Heritage'

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2019 Annual Report

How do we connect, celebrate and support artists and cultural practitioners around the world? Read our 2019 Annual Report

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A Message of Solidarity

Read our statement together with the Doen Foundation and Hivos on the crucial role of arts and culture in a time of global crisis

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Handbook for Saving Heritage

Free to download! Together with ICCROM we’ve created an innovative handbook and toolkit on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis

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Join us on Instagram @YCreate_pcf: a platform to connect the next generation with extraordinary stories

Development and progress can be realised only by people themselves, in an environment where there is respect for one's own culture...

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