Otto Rühl teaches History and Religion at Helsingør Gymnasium. Besides teaching Otto was a member of the board of the former Danish Center for Holocaust and Studies and a consultant for Holocaust Education. He has been a member of the Danish delegation to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance since 2004. In 2013 and 2018 he worked with Humanity in Action organizing international conferences and teachers seminars about the action against the Danish Jews in October 1943.
Otto has served on the Humanity in Action Denmark Board of Directors since November 2021.
Updated November 2021
More from Otto Rühl
Webinar: The US Midterm Elections 2022
The mid-term elections in the US on 8 November 2022 could be a turning point in American politics. All seats in the House of Representatives, and 35 of the 100 seats in the Senate, are up for grabs. Learn more about American politics and its consequences when Humanity in Action invites you to a conversation with Helle Porsdam, Professor of History and Law specialising in contemporary American History (the webinar is in Danish).
Webinar: Europe after the war in Ukraine
With the invasion of Ukraine, Russia has used hard power on a continent that thought this kind of war belonged in the 20th century. What will the war mean for European politics and self-understanding? What will be the long-term consequences? Find out more about the broader meaning of the war in Ukarine in this webinar with Historian Uffe Østergaard.
Webinar: Ukraine - History, Society, Culture
Watch our webinar on Ukrainian society, culture, and history with Director of Ukrainian-Danish Youth House - and Senior Fellow - Julie Arnfred Bojesen. Julie presents key facts about the country's history, culture, language, and society, and answeres questions from teachers.