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Progress is the movement towards a refined, improved, or otherwise desired state. In the context of progressivism, it refers to the proposition that advancements in technology, science, and social organization have resulted, and by extension will continue to result, in an improved human condition; the latter may happen as a result of direct human action, as in social enterprise or through activism, or as a natural part of sociocultural evolution.

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Organizations relating to Progress

IIED América-Latina / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 1988
Consultative Meeting of Contracting Parties to the London Convention/Meeting of Contracting Parties to the London Protocol / London, UK / Est. 1975
International Union of Students / Est. 1946
Pedals for Progress / High Bridge NJ, USA / Est. 1991
B'nai B'rith International / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1843
Nordic Christian Democratic Youth / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1970
Coordination for Tomorrow's Africa / Paris, France / Est. 1995
Treaty for the Extradition of Criminals and for Protection Against Anarchism / Est. 1902
Conference of African Socialist Parties / Est. 1975
Nordic Centre Youth / Est. 1975
World Union for Progressive Judaism / Jerusalem, Israel / Est. 1926
Democratic Pacific Union / Est. 2005
Association for Progressive Communications / Melville, South Africa / Est. 1990
European Network for Profeminist Men
Laïcité et humanisme en Afrique centrale / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1997
Nordic Christian Democrats / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1964
Hunger Project / New York NY, USA / Est. 1977
Roosevelt Institute / New York NY, USA / Est. 1987
Ananda Marga Pracaraka Samgha / Purulia, India / Est. 1955
International Association for Feminist Economics / Houston TX, USA / Est. 1992
Divine Life Society / Uttarakhand, India / Est. 1936
Research Centre for Turkestan and Azerbaijan / Haarlem, Netherlands / Est. 1991
International Progress Organization / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1972
Rules of Arbitration and Conciliation for Settlement of International Disputes between Two Parties of Which One Only Is a State / Est. 1962
United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo / Kinshasa, Congo DR / Est. 2000

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World Problems relating to Progress

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva
Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis
Dominance of economic motives
Lack of self-development in the family
Inflexible central government
Deterioration of development process

Action Strategies relating to Progress

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Measuring sustainability
Protecting wetland ecosystems

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