In June 2016, Rabbi Soetendorp gave a presentation in Bonn, Germany, for the "Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit", as part of the series "Religion Matters - Rethinking the Challenges of Tomorrow".

A summary of the presentation can be found here:


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DvRAs part of its International Twinning Programme, the Day of Respect brings together young people from Holland and Mindanao, the Philippines.

Please find below three videos that were produced for the international Day of Respect celebrations that reached close to 3.000 schools in the Netherlands on...

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blessingBuilding on the successful "Wings for Rio + 20" Multistakeholder Dialogue held in May 2012 in the Peace Palace, the Soetendorp Institute co-organized "Wings for Earth Charter". The event took place in Amsterdam on September 13, 2012 and involved the other co-hosts of Wings for Rio - Inner Sense and...

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The Soetendorp Institute


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