Launch Laika

Future City 5, Addis Ababa in Trouw

How Ethiopian musicians and artists conquer the world with their swing. Read the full story here

Addis Ababa Live

On Friday night 25 May the temperature in Amsterdam reached tropical numbers. A perfect evening to launch the fifth Future Cities city: Addis Ababa.

True Stories

Who are the epic storytellers of our time, the new European Ryszard Kapuścińskis? And what novel journalistic storytelling forms have been on the rise in Europe?

Photography & Youth in Diyarbakir

By Evelien Kunst

When I first came to Diyarbakir in May 2017 for the Diyarbakir Photography Days I was impressed with the spirit of the photographic community there.

New city published

How Medellin transforms into the smartest city of Latin America. Read the full story here

Behind the scenes

It’s all about music in Addis Ababa, one the five cities in our Future Cities project. Coming soon at

Kinshasa in Trouw

There’s more to discover in Kinshasa than war and poverty. Read our story about fashion in Congo’s capital here

Expert Program Fotoacademie

A successful photographer is not only someone that is visually trained and has a nose for finding and developing great visual stories.

Future City Lima in Trouw

The power of food. Read our story about the global city of gastronomy 2021 Trouw I Lima