Advident Challenge – Milieudefensie

The second Advident Challenges of this year will be held on Wednesday the 17th of October. The challenge will be organized in collaboration with Milieudefensie, a Dutch organization that stands for a sustainable environment in the Netherlands.

Milieudefensie tackles the complex problems of climate change with their campaigns and they develop solutions within five different themes: Energy, Nutrition, Traffic, Economy and Forests.  Find out how Milieudefensie is working on these five themes during this Advident Challenge and learn how it is like to work at this organization.

This time the Advident Challenges will be in the theme of the climate movement in the Netherlands. Do you want to find solutions for the current climate problems, and would you like to meet the people behind Milieudefensie?

Sign up quickly! There is only room for a maximum of 30 students.

General information

  • Date: Wednesday 17th of October 2018
  • Walk-in: 17.00-17.15
  • Location: Educatorium 1.16 – Utrecht Science Park
  • Dinner: Free pizza


The planning for this evening is as follows:

17.00 – 17:15 – Walk-in
17:15 – 17:20 – Welcome by Advident
17:20 – 17:35 – Introduction Milieudefensie and Challenge
17:35 – 17:55 – Masterclass ‘How to solve a challenge’?
17.55 – 20.30 – Solving the Challenge and dinner
20.30 – 21.00 – Pitches
21.00 – 21.45 – Jury meeting, award ceremony, drinks & networking