Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Islamic Republic of Iran
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September 3, 2015 The Dutch Prince Claus Fund announced that Iranian photographer Newsha Tavakolian receives its Principal Award this year. With the award the Fund honors outstanding achievements in the field of culture and development. The Prince Claus Fund describes Tavakolian’s work as ranging from “bold reportage of political events to sensitive portraits and evocative series on subjects such as the insecurity of middle-class youth, female Kurdish fighters or the impact of sanctions on individual lives” which “inspires young photographers across the Middle East”. Tavakolian was selected by the independent international members of the Prince Claus Awards Committee.
August 6, 2015 Water does not stop at borders. All over the world Dutch water experts work together with local organizations to help solve global water challenges.