"It is a true miracle that we are able to assemble at this critical juncture to help forge a global partnership for living water for all." With these words did Rabbi Soetendorp open the "Living Water - Towards a Water-secure World"-Conference that the Soetendorp Institute organized together with Inner Sense and Earth Charter Netherlands on March 20 as a preparation to the Wings for Water Multi Stakeholder Dialogue and the official celebrations of World Water Day 2013 that took place on the two succeeding days. 

meetingSome 85 people participated in the event that started in the headquarters of the VNO-NCW, the Dutch employers' organization, and was continued in the Liberal Jewish Synagogue. The main focus of the event that connected these...

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Unpublished 18 September 2012: "Prinsjesdagvierting" - Inter-spiritual celebration accompanying the opening of Parliament will be held in the Grote Kerk in The Hague
Rabbi Awraham Soetendorp Symposium
"The Insolent Waters: Moral Choices for an Endangered Planet"
The Hague, 26 February 2008


“The Insolent Waters – Moral Choices for an Endangered Planet” was the title of an international Symposium held on the occasion of Rabbi Awraham Soetendorp's...

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bhutan_smallUpon special invitation by Bhutan's Prime Minister Yigmi Y. Thinley, Rabbi Soetendorp participated in the High-Level Event on "Happiness and Well-Being: Creating a New Economic Paradigm" that was hosted by the Royal Kingdom of Bhutan at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City on April 2nd...

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The Soetendorp Institute


Jacob Soetendorp Institute for Human Values
Van Wijngaerdenstraat 21
2596 TW The Hague
The Netherlands