The International Association for Religious Freedom includes over 90 member organizations in 27 countries, speaking more than 20 languages and representing faith traditions from all continents. The IARF is the oldest global inter-religious organization and the only one with corporate memberships by constituent religious communities. For more than 100 years the IARF has worked for cultural and interfaith understanding, justice, peace and religious freedom.
On its 83rd anniversary, we remember Professor L. van Holk’s (1893-1982) historic protest speech against the persecution of Jews at Leiden University. The International Association