Indian scientist awarded for research at the University of Amsterdam

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Indian-origin professor Joyeeta Gupta was awarded the Spinoza Prize on 7th June, 2023.

Spinoza Prize is one of the highest distinctions in Dutch science. The award is also sometimes referred to as the 'Dutch Nobel Prize'.

Since 2013, Joyeeta Gupta has held the position of Professor of Environment and Development in the Global South at the University of Amsterdam.

Her expertise and dedication led the Dutch Research Council (NWO) selection committee to choose her for the award.

Joyeeta Gupta was cited as "remarkably broad and interdisciplinary" in her research approach.