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Prosperity

The world needs you. What do we mean by ‘you’? Your brains, your creativity, your vibes. And your commitment too. The VUB community is so rich in talent that, together, we can give poverty and inequality the finger. Want to become a partner in crime?

Social entrepreneurship with empathy

Abel engages himself

Taking students' worries away

Winnie explains

Honest and equal prosperity for all

Klaas shares his goal

"SOCIETY CAN'T FUNCTION WITHOUT SHARED PROSPERITY" - JOSEPH STIGLITZ

At the VUB, dozens of scientists, students and staff put that insight into practice every day. What about you? What drives you? Be inspired or take action yourself!

STREAMING FILM FESTIVAL


19 April - 30 May 2021

Curator Prosperity: Jimmy Hendry Nzally

Connecting economics and sustainability

Tom inspires

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More stories about prosperity

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Does the wellbeing of others keeps you up at night as well?

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The world needs you

And especially your critical voice and fresh perspective on the debate. Soon The World Needs You will host think tanks about the VUB as Urban Engaged University of the future. Together with a group of committed VUB staff you will work out a future-oriented vision around Prosperity. Are you ready to turn your expertise into engagement for the world? Then sign up immediately via the contact form.

Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Alofs

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Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Alofs

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Domain
Family & Social law

Do you have a critical voice and fresh mind?

Then atelier Prosperity needs you!

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Student refugees project

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Compassionate University

Break the taboo around grief & death!

Chair of Social Entrepreneurship

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e-Inclusion Taskforce

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Beego

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Social Entrepreneurship Challenge

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Creative Atelier

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Start to talk

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Fotoproject Ella Oelbrandt

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Ai for the common good

Fascinated by AI?

Do you have a great project as well?

Then the world needs you too!

Boost your project

PAST PROJECTS AND EVENTS

Throughout the years, hundreds of projects have been started at the VUB. Some are now over. You will discover them below.

VUB loopt verder

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#DareToShare with The World Needs You e-cards 

The VUB leaves no one behind. These last few days of this crazy year turn out to be the perfect moment to spread some extra love and warmth. Download these #DareToShare e-cards and send via Instagram, Facebook or through mail to the people who are dear to you. Let them know that they are in your thoughts and that you’re here for them, whenever they need. 

#TheWorldNeedsYou #DareToShare 

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