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Target AudienceChildren/youth
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16 initiatives found

the Masters

BusinessHumanitarianism

The Masters is a special place in Wyck which facilitates differently developed youth in finding external social internships, discover- use- and develop- their talents.

Student specific?For all
Spoken languageDutch
Topic of interestBusiness Humanitarianism
ActivityTeaching

Match housing

SocietyHumanitarianism

Match houses are homes located in different Maastricht neighbourhoods where you live for free – you only pas electricity, gas, water and internet. Together with a team of fellow students you connect your neighbourhood and help neighbours to build new relationships. The project is an ongoing experiment to enable students to have a lasting positive impact on communities and neighbourhoods in the c...


Enactus

BusinessHumanitarianism

Enactus believes in business as a force for social, environmental and economic benefit. We are social entrepreneurs who tackle local problems to empower the community in Maastricht! "Poverty is not a lack of willpower or effort, it is a lack of opportunities."


MUSST

Society

Sports Council MUSST (Maastricht University Student Sports Council) is the representative and coordinating body for the student sports associations (SSA's). SSA's can contact Sports Council MUSST for help and advice about a wide range of administration, financial and governance related issues. Also parties that want to collaborate with SSA's are welcome to get in touch.

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For students only
InvolvementMembership
Target AudienceInternationals Students
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationAssociation University

Maastricht Platform for Community-Engaged Research/MPCER

BusinessHumanitarianism

Our mission is to create a multidisciplinary platform for employees at Maastricht University who do/support, or are interested in doing/supporting, community-engaged research.

Student specific?For all
Topic of interestBusiness Humanitarianism
InvolvementResearch
What's in it for you?Information Network opportunities
Type of organisationUniversity

Mondiaal Maastricht

SustainabilityHumanitarianismPoliticsLawCulture

Mondiaal Maastricht is a knowledge center for Sustainable Development (SDGs, Global Goals), Global Citizenship and Climate Action. The issues that our society is facing today are urgent, complex and global in nature: transition to a sustainable world, tackling the climate crisis and strengthening democracy and citizenship.For many people in Maastricht these topics are difficult to grasp and rele...


Meet Maastricht

Culture

Are you new to Maastricht? Are you curious about the town and its history? Meet Maastricht will take you on a beautiful journey through time, helping you discover the town’s secrets! We organize tailor-made activities for students and other young internationals, in collaboration with experts from cultural institutions of Maastricht. We also guide you through the most interesting cultural events ...

Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Information Network opportunities
Target AudienceElderly Internationals Locals
Type of organisationFoundation
Topic of interestCulture

Amnesty International Maastricht Students

SocietyPoliticsHumanitarianism

We are an international platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential. As the world’s largest student-run non-profit organization, we develop students on a global scale into responsible and entrepreneurial leaders. Society needs leaders who are both globally minded and values driven. Through global internships, we advance youth leadership development at for-profit a...


gezondheidsuniversiteit

Health

De Gezondheidsuniversiteit is een initiatief van studenten in samenwerking met het Maastricht UMC+. Het doel is bevordering van het gezondheidsbewustzijn bij het algemene publieks. Dit willen we realiseren door op een leuke en interactieve manier mensen uit Maastricht en omgeving kennis te laten maken met de werking van het lichaam in ziekte en gezondheid, gedurende een collegereeks van vijf avond...

Topic of interestHealth
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
Target AudienceLocals
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationFoundation

Green Office Maastricht

Sustainability

Green Office is shaping a green future for Maastricht University


IMFSA Maastricht

Health

IFMSA-NL streeft ernaar medisch georiënteerde studenten te verenigen voor global health en hen de benodigde waarden, kennis en vaardigheden te geven om hieraan bij te dragen binnen de gezondheidssector en de maatschappij.

Topic of interestHealth
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For students only
Target AudienceChildren/youth Students
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationUniversity Foundation

Maastrichtse Studentenraad

SocietyPolitics

De Maastrichtse Studentenraad tracht studenten in Maastricht een stem te geven door hun belangen te behartigen bij de politieke en instellingen.

Topic of interestSociety Politics
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For students only
Target AudienceLocals
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationFoundation

COC Limburg

Society

COC Limburg is the main LGBT organisation of Limburg and the region. We stand for the interests and rights of lesbians, homosexuals, bisexuals, and transgenders, since 1972. COC Limburg consists of several internal organisations, from youth to elderly, from people with mental disabilities to bicultural individuals. We provide a safe environment where social interaction within a specific group is p...


Ronald McDonaldHuis

SocietyHumanitarianismHealth

Zieke kinderen voelen zich beter met hun ouders, broertjes en zusjes in de buurt. Ouders houden de zorg beter vol met een rustplek dicht bij hun zieke kind. Want als je hele wereld op de kop staat door ziekte of zorg, is als familie bij elkaar zijn het belangrijkst. Help mee.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism Health
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceChildren/youth
Type of organisationFoundation

UNSA United Nations Student Association

SocietySustainabilityHumanitarianismPoliticsLawCultureHealthNature

We use the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nation as a steady guide on how to push forward together for a better future and positive impact.


Grenzeloos Maastricht

SocietyBusiness

Grenzeloos is a social enterprise restaurant that builds the best start possible for new Dutch people with a refugee background. Through our apprenticeship trajectory people learn the language, develop their skills and build a social network. Come volunteer as a language buddy, do an internship with us or try our tasty coffee and food!


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