Di­versity at the Uni­versity of Kas­sel

Three ilustations of the campus Holländsicher PlatzImage: Janne Marie Dauer

What is di­versity and why does the Uni­versity of Kas­sel need it?

In­form­a­tion and ad­vice on in­di­vidual pro­tec­ted char­ac­ter­ist­ics at the Uni­versity of Kas­sel

Con­tact: Ad­vice and sup­port on the im­ple­ment­a­tion of di­versity meas­ures


People’s life experiences are complex and multi-layered. A person is never just a “woman” or someone “with a disability” or a “lesbian”. The characteristics acknowledged by the term diversity are interwoven and interdependent. Consequently, discrimination is also not one-dimensional, i.e. not based on just one characteristic, but also multi-layered and multidimensional.

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