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Welcome to the Turing Foundation

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.


Most recent projects: March 2015
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Jan Asselijn (ca. 1610-1652), De doorbraak van de Sint Anthonisdijk in Amsterdam (1651), 85,5 x 108,2 cm, oil on canvas
March 2015
Acquisition of Jan Asselijn "De doorbraak van de Sint Anthonisdijk", Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 2015
Our apologies, the Dutch text for this project has not yet been translated into English ... more

Conserving the biodiversity of the Cacheu Mangroves Natural Park, Guinea-Bissau
March 2015
Conserving the biodiversity of the Cacheu Mangroves Natural Park, Guinea-Bissau, 2015-2018
Wetlands International is the global not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the... more

The pristine forests of Papua, Indonesia
March 2015
Asmat Coastal Wetland, Papua, Indonesië, 2015-2018
Coastal Wetland Asmat, Papua, Indonesia, 2015-2018 WWF Netherlands is part of the WWF, the world's largest and most well-known... more

Restoration of the Jardin d'émail, Kröller-Müller Museum, 2015
March 2015
Restoration of the Jardin d'émail, Kröller-Müller Museum, 2015
The artist Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985) designed a special object for the Kröller-Müller Museum's garden in 1974: the... more

Poëziekalender 2016
March 2015
Poetry Calendar 2016
Since 2013, publishing house Van Oorschot and Poetry International have been issuing the Poetry Calendar. The block calendar has one poem a day, and offers QR... more

Teacher training and a community led library, Bameli Village, Kameroen, 2015
March 2015
Teacher training and a community-led library, Bameli Village, Cameroon, 2015-2016
The AgriDynamic Foundation is committed to improving school performance by training teachers and... more

Accelerated learning programme for 900 children in the district of Ménaka, Mali
March 2015
Accelerated educational programme for 900 children in Ménaka district, Mali, 2015-2016
Netherlands Refugee Foundation (Stichting Vluchteling) gives refugees emergency aid, supports... more

Making two teacher training schools self-sufficient in Parakou
March 2015
Making two teacher training schools self-sufficient in Parakou, Benin, 2015-2016
The Hubi & Vinciane Foundation supports regional development around the city of Parakou (central... more

Dr. L. Adams / National Hansen's Disease Programs: Translation of Mycobacterium Leprae molecular viability assays (MVA) to the clinical setting and application of MVA to a chemoprophylaxis-of-contacts-model, 2015-2017
March 2015
Translation of Mycobacterium Leprae molecular viability assays (MVA) to the clinical setting and application of MVA to a chemoprophylaxis-of-contacts-model, 2015-2017
The recently developed molecular viability test... more

Festival Oude Muziek, Utrecht
March 2015
Festival Oude Muziek, Utrecht, 2015
The Organisatie Oude Muziek ('Early Music Organisation') aims to promote knowledge about and love for early music. Its flagship production is the... more

Matisse
March 2015
'The Oasis of Matisse', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, 2015
Henri Matisse (1868-1954) was one of the most important and influential artists of the 20th century, and one of the... more

Skin infected with leprosy
March 2015
Rechearch into macro- and micro-epidemiology of leprosy 2015-2016
The Leonard Wood Memorial Research Centre in Cebu, Philippines, is conducting research into the transmission... more

Researching the immunopathology of leprosy
March 2015
Research on immunopathology of leprosy, 2ndphase, 2015
The leprosy bacterium (M.leprae) knows a high affinity for Schwann cells, which are cells that create a protective... more

Teacher Training Rural Primary Education, Tambakha, Sierra Leone
March 2015
Teacher Training Rural Primary Education, Tambakha, Sierra Leone, 2015-2016
Street Child is dedicated to make quality education available for the most vulnerable children in Sierra... more

The Twelve Poetry anthologies in the 'Turing series'
March 2015
Poetry anthologies, 2015
Over a four-year period, publisher Van Oorschot will be publishing twelve beautiful, hardcover anthologies. These anthologies include the best poems of... more


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