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1090 HA Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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More about the Royal Tropical Institute at the Power of Culture

Kanoon, Tropenmuseum Junior's partner

May 2004 -

In September 2003, Tropenmuseum Junior opened Paradise and Co. about Iran. Continuing along this theme, the museum initiated thirty Dutch and thirty Iranian children learn about one another's cultures via Internet, video letters, photography, animation and art. The Iranian partner for this project is Kanoon.


march 2004 -

Children in Amsterdam and Teheran communicate about the things they experience in everyday life.


Surprising exposition about the Islamic culture in five cities

December 2003 -

The Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam will be presenting a multi-facetted picture of the daily life of Muslims in five of the world's largest cities.


Strange behaviour in its cultural context

October 2003 -

In Vreemd Volk (Strange People), author Jacob Vossestein lends insight into the behaviour of people in other cultures.