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.

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Prince Claus Fund supports Tini Tinou Festival in Cambodia with circus artists from all over the world

1.5.2008 Prince Claus Fund supports Tini Tinou Festival in Cambodia...

The Tini Tinou Festival is organised since 2007, now for the second time in 2008, by Phare Ponleu Selpak (PPS), a local Cambodian NGO that has been actively engaged in improving the living conditions of underprivileged children of the Battambang province community. Today, the population of the Battambang province appears among the poorest and most marginalized in Cambodian society. In 1998, a young...

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 Laboratorio by Espacio Aglutinador in Cuba brings artists together

1.1.2008 Laboratorio by Espacio Aglutinador in Cuba brings artists...

The Prince Claus Fund supports independant art gallery Espacio Aglutinador (roughly translated it means melting pot) in Cuba for an experimental residency program for Art students and self-taught artists. The program is called Laboratorio and takes place in 2008 – 2009. During a year the selected artists carry out a project with particular characteristics, that is determined with the collaborating...

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Fashion show by Oumou Sy at Documenta 12, Kassel

22.11.2007 Fashion show by Oumou Sy at Documenta 12, Kassel

On 22 September, the Kulturbahnhof in Kassel hosts a fashion show by Senegalese artist and fashion designer and 1998 Prince Claus laureate Oumou Sy. It features new collections as well as a retrospective of her past work, including the historical review of the robes of African queens and kings. Besides ten models who have long worked with Oumou Sy, 150 people from Kassel and the surrounding region...

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 The Sahel Opera Project

30.10.2007 The Sahel Opera Project

An African Opera production 'Bintou Were, a Sahel Opera' initiated by the Prince Claus Fund premiered in Africa and Europe in 2007

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Drumming for Peace in Burundi

1.10.2007 Drumming for Peace in Burundi

Drumming for Peace, Pamoja Kungoma Ya Amani (together around the drum of peace, in Swahili) in 2008 consists of a tour of three drumming groups from DRC, Rwanda and Burundi in their respective countries as well as neighbouring countries to celebrate their heroes and to promote peace. Iranian film maker Maziar Bahari is filming the events and making a doumentary of this unique tour that celebrates peace.

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