Coordinating umbrella organisation for research and communication activities relating to the Reformation anniversary. The project was initially based on the Netherlands, but soon developed internationally, with partnerships between a range of institutions, including the University of Copenhagen’s Faculty of Theology and Aarhus University’s Faculty of Arts.

Goal: To coordinate and support activities linking the Reformation to the present. Open to all interested partners. Aims to gather all relevant academic and non-academic activities.


Goal: Refo500’s organisation to coordinate and support specifically academic activities relating to the Reformation anniversary. Only open to academic institutions.


Activities of Refo500/ReFoRC: Mutual communication of anniversary activities, assistance in establishing collaborations between partners, hosting conferences, and supporting conferences hosted by partners.