Professor Dr. Joyeeta Gupta wins the Spinoza Prize for climate work

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Indian-origin environmental scientist Professor Dr. Joyeeta Gupta has received the prestigious Spinoza Prize, the highest honor in Dutch science.

An Overview of the News

  • The award ceremony took place in the Netherlands, where Dr. Gupta was honored for his significant contributions to the field of climate change.

  • The Spinoza Prize was presented to him by Robert Dijkgraaf, Minister of Education, Science and Culture of the Netherlands, at a ceremony held in The Hague.

Award Utility

  • The Spinoza Prize, awarded by the Dutch Research Council (NWO), includes a generous monetary reward of 1.5 million euros.

  • Dr. Gupta has announced his intention to allocate this substantial prize money to activities related to scientific research and the application of knowledge.

  • Dr. Joyeeta Gupta holds the position of Professor of Environment and Development in the Global South at the University of Amsterdam.

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