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University of Amsterdam

A modern institution with a long and rich history, the UvA is one of Europe’s most prominent research-led universities.
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Bachelor's Day: 9 March 2019
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UvA supports aims of climate letter

The UvA endorses the aims set out in the Climate Letter, an initiative by scientists at Dutch universities calling on their institutions to adopt more ambitious climate policies.

The privatisation of security

As governments and citizens are increasingly turning to private security firms to protect the urban space, Rivke Jaffe and her team investigate the impact on our cities. Who has access to protection, who benefits and who is targeted?

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