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

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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Achievements & Updates OBOV

Thanks to our partnership with the  Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) Team of the UvA, we are preparing for an exciting ...
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Two UvA-students nominated for ECHO Award 2019

Two UvA students have been nominated for the finale of the ECHO Award 2019: Sahar Afzal (Conflict Studies) and Ahmed ...
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Pilot summer school for first-generation students was a succes

‘Get Ready’, a three-day summer school pilot programme for students seeking additional background information and tools to truly feel at ...
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Civil rights advocate Kimberlé Crenshaw to speak at the UvA

As CDO team we are honored to co-host Dr. Kimberlé Crenshaw at the University of Amsterdam on June 11, 2019 ...
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