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  • Honorary doctorates for Folkert Jensma and Zeynep Tufekci

    Journalist/columnist Jensma and sociologist/writer Tufekci receive UvA doctorates. 'The bridges they manage to build between science and society align perfectly with the UvA’s social involvement.'
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  • Dealing with climate change

    Climate questions answered from the perspective of law, biodiversity and urban planning.
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  • Inequality in education

    Does inequality start at home or is the system itself to blame?
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  • The smart city

    Experts on pitfalls and potential
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