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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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2016 Annual Report

17.5.2017 2016 Annual Report

The 2016 Annual Report is now available online  

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Prince Claus Awards: Speech by Ambassador Jeroen Roodenburg

4.5.2017 Prince Claus Awards: Speech by Ambassador Jeroen Roodenburg

Speech by Dutch Ambassador HE Jeroen Roodenburg, on the occasion of the Prince Claus Awards ceremony to La Silla Vacía in Colombia on 4 May 2017.

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Prince Claus Awards: Speech by Juanita León

4.5.2017 Prince Claus Awards: Speech by Juanita León

Speech by Juanita León, director of La Silla Vacía, on the occasion of the Prince Claus Awards ceremony to La Silla Vacía in Colombia on 4 May 2017.

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Being on (the) Board

1.5.2017 Being on (the) Board

Reflecting on these past 8 years, why did I enjoy being involved with the work of the Fund so much? ... What motivated me was meeting the people the Prince Claus Fund works for and with. Through the networks the Prince Claus Fund maintains and through the yearly awards I got to know extraordinary artists who are very inspirational. I learned a lot from them by listening to their stories.

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Prince Claus Awards 2016 Hanoi Ceremony: speech Nienke Trooster

31.3.2017 Prince Claus Awards 2016 Hanoi Ceremony: speech Nienke Trooster

Speech by Nienke Trooster, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Vietnam on the occasion of the presentation of the 2016 Prince Claus Award to Vo Trong Nghia in Hanoi on 30 March 2017.

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