The Goldschmeding Foundation supports initiatives that are underpinned by excellent scientific research and that have a lasting impact on society. The Goldschmeding Foundation approaches and selects projects itself.
More people in work through inclusive technology
Develop vocational education to enable the transition to a circular economy in the construction and installation sector.
Optimization of labor market participation among the over 50s
A review of the tax system to promote the circular economy
Stimulating and strengthening collaboration between scientists and companies to develop and apply knowledge about the circular economy.
Accelerate and perpetuate the circular economy through the development of specific competences among sustainability professionals in business
Accelerate the circular economy by calculating and visualizing the current circular state of the Dutch economy
Reduce workforce shortages in healthcare by enabling women in healthcare to work longer working weeks
Helping people at the bottom of the labor market to deal better with job insecurity
An international center of expertise that will offer governments and companies knowledge, advice and training on circular jobs.
Boosting the circular economy by sharing knowledge, collaboration between governments and companies, and by scaling up circular projects
More newcomers at work through support for social initiatives that guide this target group
A labor market in which everyone can participate optimally and in their own way, regardless of age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or any characteristic
Giving future generations a voice so that their interests are firmly anchored in society
Equal opportunities for all by tackling social inequality