IAHR Congresses & Conferences
The IAHR Quinquennial World Congresses constitute milestones in the history of the IAHR and the international study of religion, and in addition, the IAHR Special and Regional Conferences help promote and support the scientific study of religions in various countries and regions around the world.
In Memoriam: IAHR Honorary Life Member Jacques Waardenburg (1930-2015)
The IAHR Executive Committee has received the sad news that Jacques Waardenburg, an outstanding and influential scholar and an IAHR Honorary Life Member, passed away on April 8. On behalf of the Executive Committee, the IAHR President, Prof. Rosalind I.J. Hackett and General Secretary, Prof. Tim Jensen, want to express our gratitude for the invaluable contribution by Jacques Waardenburg to the study of religions and to the IAHR, as well as to extend heartfelt sympathy with everybody close to Jacques Waardenburg, not least his wife, Hilary Waardenburg-Kilpatrick. An obituary will be published in Numen as soon as possible.
Rosalind I.J. Hackett and Tim Jensen