Text of the inaugural Rien van Gendt Lecture

Published November 8, 2016

Read the text of Foundations and Society: Sliding Panelsthe inaugural Rien van Gendt Lecture – an event created by Fonds 1818 on the occasion of Rien’s retirement from their board. Rien delivered the lecture on 27 October in The Hague.

Rien van Gendt was Executive Director of the Bernard van Leer Foundation from 1988 till 2002 and of the Van Leer Group Foundation from 2002 till 2007, then served as a trustee until 2015.