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24 May 2017

Image: From O Globo: Moradores da Maré organizam ato pelo fim da violência na região Published: May 24, 2017 The Social Progress Index for the Administrative Regions of Rio de Janeiro has been cited by O Globo, the largest circulation print publication in Brazil of Latin America’s largest mass media group Grupo Globo, in an article […]

24 May 2017

Image: Michael E. Porter, Chair of the Social Progress Imperative’s Advisory Board Published: May 24, 2017 Business World (India) covers Chair of the Social Progress Imperative’s Advisory Board Michael E. Porter’s May 24th address in India that touched on how economic progress requires social progress. Excerpt: “Prior to the visit to the Capital, the Harvard […]

21 May 2017

Image: Michael E. Porter, Bishop William Lawrence University Professor, Harvard Business School, and Chair of the Social Progress Imperative Advisory Board Published: May 21, 2017 The Times of India has announced Professor Porter’s address in India to policymakers at NITI Aayog’s lecture series “Transforming India” on May 25. All Union Cabinet ministers and senior officials are […]

16 May 2017

Today marks Social Progress Imperative’s fifth year.  With your partnership and support, we have made massive strides in redefining how the world measures success and putting the things that matter to people’s lives at the top of the agenda. You have given your time, resources, and goodwill to our shared project of advancing social progress. […]

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11 May 2017

Image: From Financial Express: Universal healthcare: Here is the way forward for India Published: May 11, 2017 Kenneth Thorpe, Chair Health Policy and Management, Emory University and Chairman, Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease, has mentioned the Social Progress Index in commentary published in The Financial Express (India) on the healthcare needs of that country. Excerpt: “India’s health needs have […]

10 May 2017

Image: From Hindustan Times website: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu speaks at the US India Business Council Summit in Silicon Valley.(PTI) Published: May 10, 2017 Excerpt: “Punit Renjen, Deloitte Global CEO and USIBC board member cites the power of digital transformation to accelerate economic growth and social progress” Read the entire article on the Hindustan Times […]

4 May 2017

Image: From Skoll Foundation website   The Skoll Foundation (a Partner of the Social Progress Imperative) presents highlights from the What Works 2017 event.  It includes images and links to all videos connected to the sessions. Excerpt: “At a time with deepening divisions along political lines and widening wealth disparity, the Social Progress Index holds a promise of […]

1 May 2017

LISTEN HERE!     Image: From Aidpreneur: TOR149 ― Rethinking The Social Sector with Paula Kravitz of the Social Progress Imperative Published: May 1, 2017 Aidpreneur highlights Paula Kravitz of the Social Progress Imperative. Listen to the conversation on Terms of Reference – Aidpreneur. Excerpt: “Paula is tapped into what is essentially the reason behind why […]

27 Apr 2017

Photo Credit: Anton Brink Please visit our photo album on Facebook of the final day of presentations and events at What Works 2017: The International Summit to Advance Social Progress in Reykjavik, Iceland. View all photos of the conference on our Facebook page.   VIDEO | PRESENTATIONS Explore seven videos from presentations given at What Works 2017. What […]

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26 Apr 2017

Photo Credit: Anton Brink Please visit our photo album on Facebook of the second day of presentations and events at What Works 2017: The International Summit to Advance Social Progress in Reykjavik, Iceland. View all photos of the conference on our Facebook page.   VIDEO | PRESENTATIONS Explore thirteen videos from presentations given at What Works 2017. Michael […]

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25 Apr 2017

Photo Credit: Anton Brink Published: April 25, 2017 Carnegie UK Trust reflects on the Social Progress Imperative and the What Works 2017 international summit held in Reykjavik, Iceland between April 24 – 26. Excerpt: “A key theme that repeatedly emerged throughout the day was the need to move beyond a single agency or level of government […]

25 Apr 2017

Photo Credit: Anton Brink Please visit our photo album on Facebook of the first day of presentations and events at What Works 2017: The International Summit to Advance Social Progress in Reykjavik, Iceland. View all photos of the conference on our Facebook page.   VIDEO | PRESENTATIONS Explore five videos from presentations given at What Works 2017.   […]

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