Global challenges, like climate change, increasing inequality, poverty, conflicts, breaches of human rights and citizens’ concerns about identity, cannot be solved from the perspective of just one discipline. The Utrecht University Centre for Global Challenges (UGlobe), brings together people from different backgrounds and disciplines to explore and study these challenges and to contribute to  innovative solutions. Read more about the Centre for Global Challenges.


Skyscraper walvis, foto: Robert Oosterbroek
13 February 2019
The Skyscraper whale, brought here by Utrecht University, is a beautiful tale of warning.
12 February 2019
Dr. Tibbitts’ teaching strengthens university practices in non-discrimination, historical accountability, inclusion and diversity, including a gender dimension.


25 February 2019 15:15 - 17:15
Sir Peter Wilson, Sybe de Vries, and Ton van den Brink will address the possible Brexit consequences.
Demonstratie Amerika racisme mensenrechten geweld
28 February 2019 13:00 - 14:00
Guest speaker is Juan Pablo Perez León Acevedo, Postdoc Fellow at PluriCourts, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo. Diana Odier Contreras-Garduno will follow up.
The Centre for Global Challenges offers the platform for exchanging ideas and creating innovative solutions for the global challenges that we face today.