University of Amsterdam – CDO Blog

This is the official blog of the Chief Diversity Officer team at the University of Amsterdam.

On this website, you will find regular blog posts and updates about our work; more information about our team, our mission, different initiatives we are working on; an event calendar featuring events within and outside of the UvA; different background information on the topics of diversity, equity and inclusion, and more.

NB: This blog is a conversation about diversity, and different perspectives are represented. Not all opinions and information on this blog are directly related to the policy of the Chief Diversity Officer at the University of Amsterdam.

Recent Posts

On ‘Brick Walls’, ‘Ghosts’, and Other Feminist Dilemmas: Anger, Psychic Institutional Pain and Silencing in Academia

Shirley Anne Tate (Professor, University of Alberta) This event is co-sponsored by ARC-GS and the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) team ...
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Retrospective on Orange the World at the UvA

From November 25 to December 10, the UvA participated in Orange the World,  the UN led international campaign to end ...
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Orange the World: UvA says no to violence

The University of Amsterdam is participating in the international Orange the World campaign. Our university supports the fight of ending ...
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Speak out against racism

This is a statement by the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) Team of the University of Amsterdam condemning the violent racist ...
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Our Bodies Our Voice at the Gender Summit 17

What is the Gender Summit? The Gender Summit is a two day conference held on different continents every year, with ...
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UvA photo by Maartje Strijbis

Sign up for the Academic Diversity Programme

UvA's Academic Diversity Programme (ADP) is a mentoring programme in which students are supported by senior students during their first ...
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