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"Equality is not only about noble intentions, we should also act effectively."
Sociologist Illias El Hadioui argues that schools should compose their summerschool programmes based on scientific insights.
Monday 27 Jul 2020
In the media
"Vulnerable people are hit much harder, which is also what we’re seeing during the current coronavirus crisis"
Disasters don’t just happen completely out of the blue, and they are never equally distributed, either, according to Professor Thea Hilhorst.
Friday 3 Apr 2020
Integration is elusive and difficult for governments to control
Integration of migrants is an elusive process that does not allow linear planning or influencing. This is the idea put forward by Warda Belabas in her thesis.
Tuesday 18 Feb 2020
"Food impacts us in so many ways: biologically, psychologically, socially"
PhD candidate Lili Kókai is working on an innovative intervention to induce healthy behaviour in populations with elevated cardiovascular disease risk.
Monday 16 Dec 2019
‘Ultimately, we all want to reduce social inequality’
Professor of Economics Anne Gielen is one of the speakers during the 106th dies natalis. Her research focusses on to which extent people’s reliance on benefits…
Tuesday 29 Oct 2019
In the Netherlands, the middle class doesn't disappear!
Prof. Dr. Godfried Engbersen (ESSB) at BNR Radio on the differences in income groups and social classes.
Monday 15 Apr 2019
In the media
Nina Glick-Schiller: 'There isn’t a city that I can think of that was not built by migration'
Prof. dr. Nina Glick-Schiller (University of Manchester) about migration and citymakers.
Tuesday 20 Nov 2018
Professor Derk Loorbach on poverty in Rotterdam: ‘I plead for small-scaled sustainable transitions’
Derk Loorbach, director of DRIFT and Professor of Socioeconomic Transitions at the Faculty of Social Science, will tackle the issue poverty at the Rotterdam…
Thursday 31 May 2018
As soon as you leave the university, you can start giving back
Some university students start giving back to society during or right after their study. Minguel Baker is one of them.
Tuesday 29 May 2018
Being one of the few: Professionally successful descendants of migrants from Turkey
Tuesday 17 Apr 2018
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