Lectures and events

21 May 2024

Peace Palace The Hague
The future of multilateral peace building: Reflections 125 years after the First Hague Peace Conference

18:00 – 19:30
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Dutch

26 May 2024

De Vries Van Stockum
Lecture at and visit to book store De Vries Van Stockum. During the first Hague week, interesting (Hague) authors are participating in events for lovers of The Hague and those who want to get to know the city better.

14:00 – 15:00
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Dutch

3 June 2024

Humanity Hub, The Hague
Live podcast on 125 years of peace and justice in The Hague: A dialogue on international law. With a keen focus on engaging the next generation of global citizens, the event aims to provide a vibrant platform for young students to participate in critical reflection and dialogue alongside esteemed expert speakers.

18:00 – 19:30
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English

8 June 2024

The Hague Library Benoordenhout
The Hague as the city of peace and justice. Why does it attract global attention today? Will it ever be possible to abolish war, as some in The Hague had hoped 125 years ago? Are international law and international courts still relevant today – or are they worthless, as some claim in light of the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine?

14:00 – 15:00
Free reservation
Dutch

12 June 2024

The Hague Library
The Hague as the city of peace and justice. Why does it attract global attention today? Will it ever be possible to abolish war, as some in The Hague had hoped 125 years ago? Are international law and international courts still relevant today – or are they worthless, as some claim in light of the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine?

16:00-17:00 | venue open from 15:30
Free reservation
Dutch

15 June 2024

The Hague Library Bomenbuurt
The Hague as the city of peace and justice. Why does it attract global attention today? Will it ever be possible to abolish war, as some in The Hague had hoped 125 years ago? Are international law and international courts still relevant today – or are they worthless, as some claim in light of the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine?

10:00 – 11:00
Free reservation
Dutch

20 June 2024

The Hague Library Haagse Hout
The Hague as the city of peace and justice. Why does it attract global attention today? Will it ever be possible to abolish war, as some in The Hague had hoped 125 years ago? Are international law and international courts still relevant today – or are they worthless, as some claim in light of the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine?

10:00 – 11:00
Free reservation
Dutch

27 June 2024

Peace Dinner Loosduinen
This year, the Municipality of The Hague is celebrating the 125th anniversary of The Hague as the City of Peace and Justice. Therefore, the Municipality of The Hague, in cooperation with the Participation Kitchen, is organizing eight Peace Dinners across the city. Enjoy a tasty meal and valuable conversations about peace and justice.

Details to follow