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  • 14 Feb 2019
    SDG 14
    Entrepreneurship Lecture - SDG 14: Life Below Water

    17:30 - 19:00 | Event

    @ De Tropen, Mauritskade 64, 1092 AD, Amsterdam

  • 9 Dec 2018
    Fizz Clothing Swap 2.0

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Of course, the holidays demand a new fashionable outfit, but you know just how polluting the clothing industry is and under what circumstances most factory workers have to work… Just how to solve this dilemma? Well ...

  • 4 Dec 2018
    A farm in Nyalenda slum
    Buurderij de Ceuvel: Buy your food from your farmer

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    Get you Christmas meal to be sustainable and you’ll have a good story to tell on your food. By buying your food directly from the farmer, you help reduce food waste and farmers will receive a fairer price for their ...

  • 25 Nov 2018
    Sustainable Earth, image by Samc3352 - Dreamstime
    Skip Black Friday - Go to Sustainable Sunday!

    12:00 - 18:00 | Event

    Today is Black Friday - Read about unsustainable consumption and find out what to do instead (go to the Hippie Market)!

  • 12 Nov 2018
    Effects of climate change in India-flooded streets
    A line in the sand. IPCC's "Global Warming of 1.5 °C" and the public discourse of tipping points

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    When the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its report 'Global Warming of 1.5 °C' on October 8, it caused a flurry of media coverage and response. The report warned the world that we are headed ...

  • Start 3 Jul 2018
    End 30 Sep 2018
    FMG Summer Programme Cycling City - Cyclists on a Dutch dike - Bikes
    Sustainable events in and around Amsterdam during summer

    12:05 - 00:00 | Event

    To maintain your 'dosis of sustainability' during the semester break we made a list of all upcoming events, including lectures, conferences, networking events, but also more communal activities like a climate ...

  • Start 25 Jun 2018
    End 26 Jun 2018
    Poster CSDS Conference 2018
    Critical Perspectives on Governance by Sustainable Development Goals: Water, Food and Climate

    00:00 - 00:00 | Conference

    The Centre for Sustainable Development Studies (CSDS) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) hosts and brings together partners at UvA and other locations in the Netherlands, which work on sustainable development.

  • Start 18 Jun 2018
    End 20 Jun 2018
    Exploring Urbanization

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    The world is rapidly urbanizing. While some see urbanization as an opportunity for more efficiently planned development or even ‘sustainable growth’, more critical voices see it as a site of extreme differences ...

  • 29 May 2018
    Amazon tribe
    At the Margins of Human Rights: Debates on Indigenous Peoples’ Rights

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In 2003, Peru’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its Final Report concluding that 69,000 Peruvians were killed or disappeared during the internal armed conflict (1980-2000). The majority of the ...

  • 16 May 2018
    PhD Defense: Strengthening the Human Right to Sanitation as an Instrument for Inclusive Development

    12:00 - 15:30 | Event

    On Wednesday 16 May 2018, the Public Defense and Awarding Ceremony of Pedi Chiemena Obani, from Nigeria, will take place at the University of Amsterdam. Professor Joyeeta Gupta and Professor O. Fagbohun are her ...

  • Start 12 Apr 2018
    End 17 Apr 2018
    Hope in Despair

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    This exhibition, which will travel around the world, showcases photos from Afghanistan about conflict, despair, and revived hope with a focus on education, gender, human rights and peace-building.

  • 22 Feb 2018
    Education and International Development
    The role of teachers in creating social cohesion in South African schools

    12:30 - 13:30 | Event

    South Africa’s emergence from the violence of its apartheid past has not been a seamless transition from violence to peace and justice. Increasing social inequality, reduced social mobility for the ‘previously ...

  • 16 Jan 2018
    Science in Exile
    Science in exile. Film screening on researchers in flight from war

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    For four scientists in Syria, Yemen and Iraq, war has had a profound, personal reality: laboratories damaged, universities closed, colleagues disappeared or killed. They dream of science in a time of peace.

  • Start 4 Jul 2017
    End 7 Jul 2017
    Mare Conference
    MARE People & The Sea 2017

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    Following the CSDS 2016 Conference on Governance by Sustainable Development Goals, MARE will hold a Policy Day, and the 9th MARE People & the Sea Conference will take place.

  • 23 Jun 2017
    SDG Conference
    Seminar: Public participation in the drafting and implementation of the SDGs

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    UGlobe, the Utrecht Centre for Global Challenges, together with the Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law (UCWOSL) and the Netherlands Society for the United Nations, invite you to join the event ...

  • 23 Mar 2017
    ongolia climate change - Asian Development Bank,
    Significantus: A Keyboard Conversation about Climate Change

    19:30 | Event

    On March 23rd Significantus will perform outside of the UK for the first time.

  • Start 9 Mar 2017
    End 31 Mar 2017
    Initiative of the Month

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    Culture centre Pakhuis de Zwijger brings the brains of Amsterdam together, to collaboratively dream up bigger and better versions of everyday life. Opened in 2006 in a former warehouse, the lively space facilitates ...

  • Start 5 Dec 2016
    End 6 Dec 2016
    Climate Change-ross sea
    The Road Forward

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    The Climate Change Reality project will be hosting an event titled The Road Forward' on 5-6 December 2016. The event will be streamed online so that people around the globe can participate.

  • 18 Nov 2016
    Packaging biscuits
    Conference: Dynamic Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries

    09:00 - 18:00 | Event

    "Many small enterprises in developing countries are true subsistence activities pursued for the sheer lack of more productive work opportunities. Yet, there are some that do have growth potential. The problem is that ...

  • 11 Nov 2016
    Delft Global | Seminar: Responsible Innovation to Improve Global Well-being

    14:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This seminar focuses on Design for Development: the creation of products and/or services to improve the well-being of the disadvantaged and marginalised, and especially on the role and understanding of the potential ...