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  • Inequality in education

    Does inequality start at home or is the system itself to blame?
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  • Making the difference | A day at the University of Amsterdam

    The UvA is working towards a sustainable and prosperous future through impact and innovation.
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  • Explore the campus with your mobile phone

    Take a tour of our campuses with the UvA Campus Tour app
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  • Dealing with climate change

    Climate questions answered from the perspective of law, biodiversity and urban planning.
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