The Millennium Project: ‘2013-14 State of the Future’

2 Jun

At the beginning of this month, Jerome Glenn, CEO of The Millennium Project, will be presenting on the Executive Summary of the 2013-14 State of the Future report. The ‘2013-14 State of the Future’ report offers a comprehensive overview is of humanity’s situation, potentials for the future, and directives on what needs to be done […]

Watch New ‘Pakistan Calling’ Videos Now @PakistanCalling

6 May


The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) has recently released 14 new films as part of its Pakistan Calling Project. The RSA is an organisation committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges. Through its ideas, research and 27,000-strong Fellowship it seeks to understand and enhance human capability […]

Making Law More Accessible: EU Launches Project

10 Apr


Today is the official starting date for the project, an EU Project funded by DG Justice. Openlaws will make legislation, case law and legal literature more accessible for citizens, businesses, legal experts and also public bodies and legal publishers. It aims to work with the public to add a social layer on top of […]

Joseph Rowntree Foundation Release Report on ‘Climate Change and Social Justice: An Evidence Review’

28 Mar

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has released a new report entitled ‘Climate change and social justice: an evidence review’. JRF are a not-for-profit organisation that seeks to identify the root causes of poverty and injustice, and support the communities struggling through these problems. This latest report from JRF explores the social justice aspects of climate […]

Thoughts on the European Strategy and Policy Analysis System Conference

18 Mar


Back in February, Cat attended the European Strategy and Policy Analysis System (ESPAS) Conference in Brussels. Over the course of two days, a number of speakers and panels addressed the key concerns facing Europe in the coming years, ranging from the future of the European economy, to its response to resource scarcity and its role […]

My @Wikistrat Report Released: “The Bicentennial Woman”

10 Mar


The first 200-year old woman is coming – or maybe she is already here… With the 21st century promising to be the “century of biology”, one can plausibly conceive of a human – most logically a woman – finally breaking the 200-year age barrier. She will probably be born within the next century: indeed, some […]

Join the New E-Discussion on ‘Reinvigorating the Public Service’

17 Feb


The UNDP have collaborated with the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and the Governance and Social Development Resource Centre (GSDRC) to develop an e-Discussion on “Reinvigorating the Public Service”. The objective of this initiative is to strengthen public services as a crucial step to achieving the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals. Unfortunately, in many countries, […]

ECFR Scorecard 2014 Published

10 Feb


The European Council on Foreign Relations has released its annual European Foreign Policy Scorecard for the year 2013. The Scorecard is an annual report that systematically assesses Europe’s performance in dealing with the rest of the world. It compares the policies of the 28 EU member states against a number of central themes to assess […]