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De Turing Foundation was founded by Pieter Geelen and his wife Françoise, using the wealth he acquired as co-founder of TomTom NV. They chose to support four main goals:
The Turing Foundation is a private charity that spends its funds on behalf of four goals:

- to enable and facilitate education for children
- to let people in the Netherlands enjoy art
- to protect nature
- to fight leprosy

Most recent projects: July 2019
Biodiversity Conservation Nyika National Park, Malawi
July 2019
NATURE Biodiversity Conservation Nyika National Park, Malawi, 2019-2022
The Peace Parks Foundation (PPF) advocates the creation and development of transfrontier conservation areas in... more
Judith I (a.k.a. Judith und Holofernes), Gustav Klimt, 1901
July 2019
ART 'Gustav Klimt. Inspired by Monet, Van Gogh, Matisse', Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 2020-2021
The Austrian artist Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) lived and worked in Vienna's belle époque, a... more
Empowerment and Livelihoods for Adolescents, Liberia
July 2019
EDUCATION Empowerment and Livelihoods for Adolescents, Liberia, 2019-2022
BRAC was founded in 1972 in Bangladesh and has grown into a renowned international organisation operating in ten... more
Sustainable mangrove conservation, Liberia
July 2019
NATURE Sustainable mangrove conservation, Liberia, 2019-2022
Conservation International (CI) is one of the world's largest international nature conservation organisations and has been... more
Health, wealth and wellbeing for women, Sierra Leone
July 2019
EDUCATION Health, wealth and wellbeing for women, Sierra Leone, 2019-2021
Tools for Self Reliance is a British organisation which aims to enable people in Africa to make a sustainable living... more
Educating and mentoring language specialists l'AMI, Pays Dogon, Mali, 2019-2022
July 2019
EDUCATION Educating and mentoring l'AMI language specialists, Pays Dogon, Mali, 2019-2022
The Partners Pays-Dogon organisation facilitates projects that contribute to regional development in... more
Renovation of and teacher training at primary schools, Walungu, South Kivu, D.R. Congo
July 2019
EDUCATION Renovation of and teacher training at primary schools, Walungu, South Kivu, D.R. Congo, 2019-2022
ChildFund Germany is one of eleven members of the global ChildFund Alliance and... more
Gezicht op Dordrecht, Aelbert Cuyp, Kenwood House, Londen
July 2019
ART 'In the light of Cuyp. Aelbert Cuyp & Gainsborough - Constable - Turner', Dordrechts Museum, 2020-2021
The landscape painter Aelbert Cuyp (1620-1691) lived and worked for his... more
Les Trois Graces, Niki de Saint Phalle, 1995-2003
July 2019
ART 'Niki de Saint Phalle aan Zee', Museum Beelden aan Zee, Scheveningen, 2019-2020
The work of the French sculptor and painter Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002) is regarded as Nouveau... more
International Chamber Music Festival Utrecht
July 2019
ART International Chamber Music Festival Utrecht, 2019
The International Chamber Music Festival Utrecht hosts a total of nearly 50 concerts and activities at over twenty venues around... more
Post plantation, sustainable agriculture and landscape restoration, D.R. Congo
July 2019
NATURE Post plantation, sustainable agriculture and landscape restoration, D.R. Congo, 2019-2022
The Institute for Human Activities and the local organisation Cercle d'Art des Travailleurs... more
Monboyo River and Peatland Forest in D.R. Congo
July 2019
NATURE Community Forest and Peatland Solutions project, D.R. Congo, 2019-2021
Greenpeace wants to halt logging in the Congo basin, and sees community forestry as a sustainable alternative... more
Protecting and restoring nature around water sources, Cameroon
July 2019
NATURE Protecting and restoring nature around water sources, Cameroon, 2019
LiveBuild works with local organisations and communities on sustainable development in the Anglophone western... more
Good education for all, Plateau of South Kivu, D.R. Congo
July 2019
EDUCATION Good education for all, South Kivu plateau region, D.R. Congo, 2019
Children in Crisis (CIC) is a British NGO aiming to give children in some of the world's poorest countries... more
Réserve de Gorilles de Lubutu (REGOLU) and Réserve de Gorilles de Mukingiti & Kingombe (REGOMUKI), D.R. Congo
July 2019
NATURE Community-led Nature Reserves, Lubutu, Mukingiti and Kingombe, D.R. Congo, 2019-2021
Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is the world's oldest conservation organisation, founded in... more
Apprenticeships program for women in Kenema, Sierra Leone
July 2019
EDUCATION Apprenticeships programme for women in Kenema, Sierra Leone, 2019-2020
The British NGO Action on Poverty specifically focuses on creating jobs for disadvantaged groups in Sri Lanka... more
Protecting forests by preventing oil palm plantations, Liberia
July 2019
NATURE Protecting forests by preventing oil palm plantations, Liberia, 2019-2020
Both Ends collaborates with social and environmental groups from developing countries to achieve a green... more
Sustainable Seas, Inhambane Province, Mozambique, 2018-2021
July 2019
NATURE Sustainable Seas, Inhambane Province, Mozambique, 2019-2021
The Marine Megafauna Foundation (MMF) was founded in 2009 by two American marine biologists who have been working in... more
Quality improvement and continuation vocational education, Cameroon
July 2019
EDUCATION Quality improvement and continuation vocational education, Cameroon, 2019
The Dutch foundation Babungo has been committed to improving health care and education in the Babungo... more
Duurzamere landbouw middels best practices video's, Benin, Mali en Kenia
July 2019
NATURE Environmentally friendly farming using best practice videos, Benin, Mali en Kenia, 2019
Biovision African Trust (BvAT) was founded in 2009 by the Biovision Foundation Switzerland.... more

Turing-supported projects you can visit in June and July:
Exposition 'Manzoni in Holland', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, 2019
t/m 2 jun
Main supporter "Manzoni in Holland", Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, 2019
Piero Manzoni was one of the great innovators in visual arts in the 20th century. In his short life (1933-1963)... more
Sprezzatura, 50 years of Italian Painting 1860-1910, Drents Museum
vanaf 2 jun
Sprezzatura, 50 years of Italian Painting 1860-1910, Drents Museum, 2019
In 2019 the Drents Museum is organising an exhibition on Italian painting in the period 1860 - 1910. Over 70... more
Delft Chamber Music Festival 2019
vanaf 25 jul
Delft Chamber Music Festival 2019
Every year the city of Delft is dominated by chamber music in the summer. The Delft Chamber Music Festival has been going since 1997: a festival... more
Oranjewoud Festival 2018
t/m 2 jun
Oranjewoud Festival, Heerenveen, 2019
The Oranjewoud Festival takes place every summer at the Oranjewoud estate near Heerenveen. This colourful music festival presents high-quality... more
Wonderfeel 2018, 's Graveland
19 t/m 21 jul
Wonderfeel Festival, 's Graveland, 2019
The Wonderfeel festival has been organised in a former estate in' s-Graveland since 2015: a three-day outdoor classical music festival with... more
aus LICHT
t/m 10 jun
aus LICHT, The Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam, 2019
The Dutch National Opera, the Holland Festival and the Royal Conservatoire The Hague, in partnership with the... more
'Geert Lap - Specific Objects', Design Museum Den Bosch
vanaf 1 jun
"Geert Lap - Specific Objects", Design Museum Den Bosch, 2019
The ceramic oeuvre of the Dutch designer and artist Geert Lap (1951-2017) can be regarded as a relentless search for... more
Made in Holland: world brand for 400 years
t/m 30 jun
'Made in Holland: world brand for 400 years', Ceramics Museum Princessehof, Leeuwarden, 2018-2019
Dutch ceramics have been known around the world for centuries. Manufacturers used... more
Master of Elsloo 'From lonely hand to collection of masters', Bonnefantenmuseum
t/m 16 jun
Master of Elsloo 'From lonely hand to collection of masters', Bonnefantenmuseum, 2019
In the 16th century the so-called 'Master of Elsloo' worked in the Euroregion of Dutch and... more

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