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October 23, 2012: Expert workshop
November 16, 2012: UN experts]]>‘November 28, 2012: 1. Working committee meeting
February 6]]>–March 21, 2013: 2. Working committee meeting

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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:04:56 +0100
<![CDATA[Too Little of a Good Thing: Social Justice in the USA]]>http://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/52957_111949.htmhttp://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/52957_111949.htm

Just a few days prior to Super Tuesday, the Bertelsmann Foundation presented for the first time to a US audience the findings of ]]>“Social Justice in the OECD ]]>–This report, released by the Germany-based Bertelsmann Stiftung in late 2011, compared 31 OECD nations on their fostering of six factors that contribute to social justice: poverty prevention, access to education, labor-market inclusion, social cohesion and non-discrimination, health, and intergenerational justice. The United States ranked poorly, coming in 27th out of 31.

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Fri, 23 Mar 2012 10:46:37 +0100
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Mon, 23 Mar 2009 18:43:16 +0100
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Since the first "Earth Summit" in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, many nations have sought ways of developing a new understanding of social and economic progress. The global economic and financial crisis and the environmental crises of recent years have reinforced this process. The RMP 2013 explores which countries are on the right track, and identifies comprehensive political strategies and real successes on the path to increased sustainability.

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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:02:47 +0100
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:05:09 +0100
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:05:09 +0100
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:05:09 +0100
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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:09:03 +0100
<![CDATA[Scandinavia is Global Leader in Social Cohesion]]>http://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/nachrichten_117316.htmhttp://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/nachrichten_117316.htm
Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland have the highest levels of social cohesion, followed by Canada, the US, Australia, and New Zealand, according to the Social Cohesion Radar, a study released today by the Bertelsmann Stiftung and Jacobs University in Bremen, Germany. The study, which examines 34 countries in the EU and the OECD, also concludes that Lithuania, Latvia and the southeast European countries of Bulgaria, Greece and Romania suffer from low social cohesion.]]>
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:57:32 +0100
<![CDATA[The beacons of high religiosity lie outside Europe]]>http://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/nachrichten_116944.htmhttp://www.bertelsmann-stiftung.de/cps/rde/xchg/bst_engl/hs.xsl/nachrichten_116944.htm
The largest numbers of people claiming to be "very", "fairly", or "moderately" religious are found in Turkey (82 %), Brazil (74 %), India (70 %), and the USA (67 %). The lowest numbers are found in Sweden (28 %) and Israel (31 %). Germany ranks in midfield with an overall score of 57 % (26 % in eastern Germany and 64 % in western Germany). These findings emerge from the international data collected by the 2013 Religion Monitor of the Bertelsmann Stiftung, which is based on interviews with 14,000 people in 13 selected countries. Fewer than half the respondents in Europe stated that religion was an important aspect of their lives.]]>
Tue, 25 Jun 2013 10:51:46 +0100