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

25 Oct 2017

The seventh European Union Cohesion Report  was released today, showcasing how economic, social and territorial cohesion has …Read more  »

9 Oct 2017

The Social Progress Imperative has released a paper detailing how the Social Progress Index can help measure …Read more  »

19 Sep 2017