The Indonesian Embassy in the Netherlands and the Consortium organise a conference on religious education for the promotion of tolerance. This conference with the (working) title ‘Interreligious Education for Tolerance’ which will take place in August 2016, focuses provisionally on the issue of how to educate citizens in schools and faith communities so as to take […]
The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of the Netherlands and Indonesia – Netherlands Consortium for Muslim – Christian Relations organized an interfaith dialogue under the theme “Religion, State and Media in Dialogue: Indonesia – Netherlands Perspective”. This dialogue might challenge both Indonesia and the Dutch to reflect more thoroughly on religious […]
Brief Report on the project, Sept. 1, 2014 – 31 Aug. 2015 (1st year) On Sept. 1. 2014 the project ‘Indonesian Mirrors’ started officially. The project studies multiple modernities and religion in the public arena in Netherlands and Indonesia. The project consists of two subprojects, a historical project and a contemporary project. The first subproject […]
Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia, Mr. Ibnu Wahyutomo received Ge Speelman, Yaser Ellethy and Corrie van der Ven of the Netherlands Indonesia Consortium for Moslem Chistian Relations, 23 April 2015. A fruitful exchange of thoughts took place. Possible cooperation on interfaith issues in the Netherlands was explored.
Cooperation between Christian and Muslim scholars and practitioners from Indonesia and The Netherlands has a clear potential to foster mutual understanding and tolerance in both countries, especially as both of them are facing the challenges of multicultural society. This is one of the important conclusions that can be drawn from an interfaith conference called costly […]