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Dr. Kees van Veen

Blog: The coronavirus as a planetary boundary effect

Date:06 May 2020

An interview with Sustainable Society's Scientific Director dr. Kees van Veen on how the coronavirus affects his area of expertise.

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Blog: Do we Really Know that Chinese COVID-19 Statistics are being Manipulated?

Date:18 April 2020

A blog by Lukas Linsi and Roberto Aragão

Wander Jager develops his thoughts on the time after the COVID-19 pandemic

Blog: Not back to normal

Date:17 April 2020

A blog by Wander Jager

The corona crisis is a test and also an opportunity to prepare for worse times to come.

Blog: Deep Adaptation in unprecedented times

Date:10 April 2020

A blog by Lummina Horlings

Predictions on the spread of COVID-19

Blog: Predictions on the spread of COVID-19 bear many uncertainties

Date:01 April 2020

An interview with Wander Jager, by Nataliia Sokolovska

Het grote gevecht & het eenzame verlies van Paul Polman

Book Review: Het grote gevecht & het eenzame gelijk van Paul Polman

Date:17 March 2020

Book Review: Smit, J. (2019). Het grote gevecht & het eenzame gelijk van Paul Polman. Amsterdam: Prometheus. 

Democracy and Prosperity; Reinventing Capitalism through a Turbulent Century

Book Review: Democracy and Prosperity; Reinventing Capitalism through a Turbulent Century

Date:20 January 2020

Book Review: Iversen, T. & Soskice, D. (2019). Democracy and Prosperity; Reinventing Capitalism through a Turbulent Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Marc & Liesbeth

Blog: Gemeente en RUG werken samen aan nieuwe vormen van democratie in Groningen

Date:09 September 2019

Liesbeth van de Wetering, werkzaam bij de Concernstaf van de Gemeente Groningen en Marc Pauly, filosoof aan de Rijksuniversiteit van Groningen (RUG) zijn betrokken bij experimenten met nieuwe vormen van democratie in Groningen. Uitgangspunt hierbij is dat...

Joop de Beer

Blog: Geboorteperking lost het klimaatprobleem niet op

Date:10 July 2019
Author:Joop de Beer

De groei van de wereldbevolking baart veel beleidsmakers zorgen. Denk aan uitdagingen als de klimaatverandering en de voedselvoorziening. In 2015 telde de wereldbevolking 7,4 miljard mensen. Volgens de laatste verwachting van de Verenigde Naties (VN) op 17...

Dr. Nina Hansen

Blog: Integration is a two-way street - A training that prepares employers to hire refugees

Date:20 June 2019
A special day, Monday 3 June 2019. For 1.5 years we have been working on developing a training to prepare Dutch employers to hire and work with newcomers: ‘Dealing with cultural diversity, training for realistic tolerance at the workplace’. Now we were invited to present and discuss our research project to the Minster of Education, Science and Culture: Ingrid van Engelshoven in The Hague.
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