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Initiatives and events

The Chief Diversity Officer team is committed to transparency. We’re therefore keen to share UvA initiatives and to inform you about relevant events and meetings. We will also regularly provide updates of our team’s activities. Would you like to share your event or meeting? Send an email to

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Results: 1 - 8 of 8
  • Academic Diversity Programme

    The Academic Diversity Programme (ADP) is a mentoring programme founded by the student platform Amsterdam United, now in collaboration with UvA's Chief Diversity Officer's team. Learn how you can find a mentor or apply to become a mentor.

  • CARE Amsterdam

    CARE is an initiative that provides support and safe spaces for victims/survivors of sexual violence, students and staff struggling with their mental health and BIPOC students. Within a safe and judgement-free community you can share your experiences, concerns, and coping skills. The groups are led by qualified psychologists.

  • Coming Out Day 2021

    On 11 October it’s Coming Out Day. We celebrate this day because everyone should be accepted and valued for who they are. In honour of that, we’re introducing you to some of our UvA community in this portrait series, where students share about their sexual and gender identity.

  • Homework Hub

    Are you a student who is looking for diversity-related internships and community projects? The Homework Hub can help you find such opportunities through various partnerships with community-based organisations. 

  • Keti Koti Dialogue at your own kitchen table

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    Meet Your Mentor programme

    Do you want to find a suitable job quicker with the knowledge of an experienced mentor who knows the added value of your cultural background?

  • Week against Racism

    The European Action Week against Racism takes place each year in March.

  • Workshops

    The Chief Diversity Officer team invites students and staff to participate in various online diversity workshops.