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The Turing Foundation is a private charity based in the Netherlands and spends its funds on behalf of four goals: The Turing Foundation was established in 2006 by Pieter Geelen and his wife, using the wealth he acquired as co-founder of TomTom NV, a company listed at the Dutch stock exchange.

Turing Foundation donates more than 1 million euro to new leprosy research
Mycobacterium Leprae
"The bacteria is only barely surviving among the very poorest in developing countries. For the first time, thanks to new medical insights, it is imaginable that we can rid the world of leprosy forever... more

Most recent projects: October 2014
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Accelerated primary education, Fizi district, South Kivu, D.R. Congo, 2014-2017
October 2014
Accelerated primary education, Fizi district, South Kivu, D.R. Congo, 2014-2017
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

mycobacterium leprae
October 2014
Research on treatment of early neuropathy in leprosy 2014-2017
The TENLEP Research Consortium (Treatment of Early Neuropathy in Leprosy) is a large international association in... more

Girls in front of the new Junior Secondary School, constructed with the support of ActionAid. Kono District, Sierra Leone
October 2014
Enhancing Quality Education in three rural primary schools, Kono district, Sierra Leone, 2014-2016
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

Technical vocational training in Leo and Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, 2014-2016
October 2014
Technical vocational training in Leo and Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, 2014-2016
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

Festival Classique 2015
October 2014
Festival Classique, Den Haag, 2015
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

IDFA 2014 The Female Gaze: 12th & Delaware (Director: Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady. 2010)
October 2014
IDFA 2014: The Female Gaze, Amsterdam, 2014
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

Girl-friendly school EAF, Guinée, 2014-2017
October 2014
Girl-friendly school EAF, Guinée, 2014-2017
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

Mark Rothko expositie, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, 2014
October 2014
Mark Rothko exhibition, Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag, 2014-2015
In autumn of 2014, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag will be organising an exhibition about abstract artist Mark Rothko... more

Poetry anthology Hans Lodeizen
October 2014
Poetry anthology Rutger Kopland, 2014
Over a four-year period, publisher Van Oorschot will be publishing twelve beautiful, hardcover anthologies. These anthologies include the... more

Improvement of educational quality at 8 schools, Bukavu, Walungu, Kamituga, D.R. Congo
October 2014
Improvement of educational quality at 8 schools, Kalehe, Kabare en Wulungu, D.R. Congo, 2014-2015
War Child is devoted to giving children who have experienced war a peaceful future.... more

School destroyed during the civil war, Sierra Leone
October 2014
Access to quality education in Kailahun District, Sierra Leone, 2014-2015
In Sierra Leone, the number of children receiving an education is extremely low, and especially girls are... more

Edward Mucnh, Morning, 1884, Kunstmuseum Bergen
October 2014
Munch / Van Gogh expositie, Van Gogh Museum, 2015-2016
The artists Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) and Edvard Munch (1863-1944) are both renowned for their emotionally charged... more

A proud graduate receives her graduation certificate, Liberia, 2013
October 2014
Vocational Training for rural communities, River Cess, Liberia, 2014-2016
Children in Crisis is an English NGO that sets up educational projects in conflict affected countries like... more

Sustainable conservation and food security, Région Maritime, Togo
October 2014
Sustainable conservation and food security for 20 villages, Région Maritime, Togo, 2014
In 20 villages in the very poor southeast of Togo, 4.000 farmers are trained in organic farming and... more


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