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Data to Action to Impact

To truly advance social progress, we must learn to measure it comprehensively and rigorously. When everyone uses the same vocabulary to describe challenges, it's that much easier to overcome them.

A Growing International Movement

The Social Progress Imperative defines ‘social progress’ as the capacity of a society to meet the basic human needs of its citizens, establish the building blocks that allow citizens and communities to enhance and sustain the quality of their lives, and create the conditions for all individuals to reach their full potential.

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In 2017 the Social Progress Imperative celebrated its fifth birthday and we enjoyed an amazing acceleration in …Read more  »

13 Dec 2017

Unexpected partners can bring about extraordinary change.  Last week, the Social Progress Imperative was proud to be …Read more  »

8 Dec 2017

About the Social Progress Index: States of India We are proud to announce the launch of the …Read more  »

25 Oct 2017