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Description

Progress is the movement towards a refined, improved, or otherwise desired state or, in the context of progressivism, the idea that advancements in technology, science, and social organization can 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
Next Genderation Network / Est. 1998
Consultative Meeting of Contracting Parties to the London Convention/Meeting of Contracting Parties to the London Protocol / London, UK / Est. 1975
International Foundation, Brussels / Est. 1983
International Union of Students / Est. 1946
Institute of Mundialist Studies / Est. 1977
Socialist International Research Council / Est. 1971
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
Society for the Study of Internationalism / Est. 1980
Movimiento de Parlamentarios Demócrata-Cristianos de América
European Union of Christian Democrats / Est. 1947
International Federation for Progress in Nutrition
Coordination for Tomorrow's Africa / Paris, France / Est. 1995
Commonwealth Trade Union Council / Est. 1979
Europe of Nations Group
Belarus Republican League for Human Rights / Est. 1992
Treaty for the Extradition of Criminals and for Protection Against Anarchism / Est. 1902
Conference of African Socialist Parties / Est. 1975
Partnership for Democratic Governance / Est. 2007
Youth International Party
Association of African Youth for Progress
Ligue internationale pour l'organisation du progrès
Forum of Democratic Leaders in the Asia-Pacific / Est. 1994

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World Problems relating to Progress

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Dominance of economic motives
Contradictions
Overemphasis on economic progress in society
Stagnation
Regression
Human psychological regression
Unethical interpretation of regression therapy

Action Strategies relating to Progress

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Abstaining from progress in establishing New International Economic Order
Protecting wetland ecosystems
Developing coherent family policy
Monitoring progress on integrating environment and development goals
Promoting indigenous development
Rethinking progress
Setting waste management goals
Reviewing progress made in achieving sustainable consumption patterns
Supporting ongoing language progress
Slowing down development
Abstaining from social progress
Progressing
Reviewing progress
Minimizing soil erosion

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