The International Panel on Social Progress is uniting the world’s leading researchers, sociologists, and economists in a single effort: Developing research-based, multi-disciplinary, non-partisan, action-driven solutions to the most pressing challenges of our time.
This excerpt from Chapter 16 (Religions and social progress: Critical assessments and creative partnerships) summarizes the complex relation between religions and social progress: Religious communities can be spaces of valued solidarity and mutual esteem, partners in...read more
Steering Committee member, Marc Fleurbaey, shares the motivation behind the International Panel on Social Progress: Its vision, its goals, and its methodology. What is social justice and how can we bridge academic expertise and real-world change? How will the research...read more
From June 22 – 26, the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) is holding its annual meeting in Singapore. The purpose of the society is to facilitate an interdisciplinary discussion on the relationship of technology to politics, economics, science, the...read more
Nature publishes a presentation of IPSP and invites to comment on the first draft of the report.