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Robbert Dijkgraaf reiterates determination to tackle sexism


Dutch science minister joins condemnation of student sexism that triggered national outrage

Science minister Robbert Dijkgraaf has insisted that he is determined to tackle sexism in universities, after footage of sexist behaviour at an Amsterdam student association party caused outrage.

Dijkgraaf said he was “very shocked” by what he called the “extreme, sexually transgressive statements made” at the celebration, a video of which was posted online.

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