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    German-Israeli Young Leaders Exchange

    German-Israeli relations are facing new challenges today. With this situation in mind, the Bertelsmann Stiftung founded the German-Israeli Young Leaders Exchange. more...

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    Germany and Asia

    Asia is shaping the 21st century. Germany must respond to the corresponding risks and challenges. "Germany and Asia" analyzes these changes and offers policy recommendations. more...

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    Family and Education: Creating Child-Centered Policies

    Education opportunities and welfare for children require strong families and good education institutions. Family policy is education policy – and should be designed to meet children’s needs. more...

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    German-Spanish Forum

    Goal is the creation and the establishment of a reflexionforum, where acteurs from politic, economy, society and media from Spain and Germany their views on important bileteral themes and futuretheme of the european integrationprocess develop, define and discuss. more...

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    Social Cohesion

    The Social Cohesion Radar provides a better understanding of current social change and future developments in pluralistic societies. more...

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    Impact Investing - Financing Social Change

    How can new investment strategies contribute to cope with social challenges? more...

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    Inclusive Growth

    As a business location, Germany needs an agenda for inclusive growth that enables everyone to tap their potential and generates more investment in our future. more...

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    KECK: Local Development - Opportunities for Children

    With the Keck-Atlas municipalities rely on monitoring to pool data to the lives of children. With KOMPIK teachers document the development of children. more...

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    State by State Monitoring: Early Childhood Education

    The Bertelsmann Stiftung’s annual report on early childhood education supplies key facts and figures for each of the country’s 16 states. more...

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    NEUE STIMMEN

    NEUE STIMMEN is an international renowned singing competition with worldwide pre-selection rounds and an recognized master class program in opera singing. more...

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    ReformCompass

    Drafting strategies that are effective, acceptable and which can be implemented: The ReformCompass serves equally to develop strategic competence as well as analyze strengths and weaknesses in political and organizational reform processes in the public sector. more...

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    Reinhard Mohn Prize

    "To innovate, learn and make a difference works best by throwing a glance over our frontiers." (Reinhard Mohn) more...

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    Religion Monitor

    The Religion Monitor provides a better understanding of how we can find a way for people of different cultural and religious backgrounds to live together in harmony. more...

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    Sustainable Governance Indicators (SGI)

    The SGI is a platform built on a cross-national survey of sustainable governance that identifies reform needs in 41 EU and OECD countries more...

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    Transformation Index BTI

    The BTI project analyzes and compares transformation processes to democracy and market economy worldwide. We want to identify successful strategies for shaping change. more...

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    Trilogue Salzburg

    The Trilogue Salzburg brings international decision makers and thought leaders from the political, business and cultural spheres to Salzburg, Austria, to discuss issues critical to the world's future. The goal is an interdisciplinary and intercultural exchange on both the challenges and opportunities relating to global developments. One of the Trilogue Salzburg's unique aspects is the equal consideration it gives to political, business and cultural viewpoints. Each year the Trilogue Salzburg focuses on a different Topic. more...

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    Vision Europe

    European think tanks and foundations develop joint policy recommendations on social and economic challenges more...

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    Further education for all

    We are working on reforming continuing education so the competences of “low-skilled” persons can be discovered, developed and recognized and their professional opportunities increased. more...

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    Economic Dynamics and Employment

    We propose ways of creating new employment opportunities in Germany and Europe and of building inclusive labour markets and sustainable pension systems. more...





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    The Digital Patient

    We aim to help ensure technology is used to serve medicine. The goal of new digital developments should be to incorporate as many patient users as possible. more...

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    Healthcare fact check

    Healthcare fact check delivers data and facts about the healthcare. Well informed patients are able to make better decisions. more...

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    Weisse Liste

    We want to empower Patients to make well-grounded decisions. We create transparency about the quality of healthcare-providers and foster the competition on aspects of quality. more...



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    German-Israeli Young Leaders Exchange

    German-Israeli relations are facing new challenges today. With this situation in mind, the Bertelsmann Stiftung founded the German-Israeli Young Leaders Exchange. more...

  • Project

    Germany and Asia

    Asia is shaping the 21st century. Germany must respond to the corresponding risks and challenges. "Germany and Asia" analyzes these changes and offers policy recommendations. more...

  • Project

    Strengthening and Connecting Europe

    How can Europe assume its role in global competition and vis-à-vis its neighbours in the east and so more...

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    Social Cohesion

    The Social Cohesion Radar provides a better understanding of current social change and future developments in pluralistic societies. more...

  • Project

    ReformCompass

    Drafting strategies that are effective, acceptable and which can be implemented: The ReformCompass serves equally to develop strategic competence as well as analyze strengths and weaknesses in political and organizational reform processes in the public sector. more...

  • Project

    Reinhard Mohn Prize

    "To innovate, learn and make a difference works best by throwing a glance over our frontiers." (Reinhard Mohn) more...

  • Project

    Religion Monitor

    The Religion Monitor provides a better understanding of how we can find a way for people of different cultural and religious backgrounds to live together in harmony. more...

  • Project

    Repair and Prepare: Strengthen the Euro

    Jacques Delors Institut and the Bertelsmann Stiftung have joined forces on a multiannual research project to provide a road map for a stronger European Economic and Monetary Union. more...

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    Smart Country

    Smart Country adressiert die Herausforderungen des 21. Jahrhunderts. Intelligente Technik und Vernetzung soll helfen, die Teilhabe aller zu ermöglichen und gleichwertige Lebensverhältnisse in Stadt und Regionen sichern. more...

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    Sustainable Development Goals Index

    The UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development (SDGs) are a universal framework to which all 193 UN member states have signed up. Our project SDG Index shows how they are performing and how the Agenda 2030 can be implemented. more...

  • Project

    Sustainable Governance Indicators (SGI)

    The SGI is a platform built on a cross-national survey of sustainable governance that identifies reform needs in 41 EU and OECD countries more...

  • Project

    Transformation Index BTI

    The BTI project analyzes and compares transformation processes to democracy and market economy worldwide. We want to identify successful strategies for shaping change. more...

  • Project

    Vision Europe

    European think tanks and foundations develop joint policy recommendations on social and economic challenges more...



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    Vocational Training: Opportunities for Everyone

    Vocational training allows for economic and social inclusion. We advocate for a more flexible system able to offer everyone a chance to develop their skills and talents more...

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    Global Economic Dynamics (GED)

    We make causes and effects of complex economic dynamics and their interconnections transparent and understandable. more...

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    Impact Investing - Financing Social Change

    How can new investment strategies contribute to cope with social challenges? more...

  • Project

    Inclusive Growth

    As a business location, Germany needs an agenda for inclusive growth that enables everyone to tap their potential and generates more investment in our future. more...

  • Project

    Repair and Prepare: Strengthen the Euro

    Jacques Delors Institut and the Bertelsmann Stiftung have joined forces on a multiannual research project to provide a road map for a stronger European Economic and Monetary Union. more...

  • Project

    Smart Country

    Smart Country adressiert die Herausforderungen des 21. Jahrhunderts. Intelligente Technik und Vernetzung soll helfen, die Teilhabe aller zu ermöglichen und gleichwertige Lebensverhältnisse in Stadt und Regionen sichern. more...

  • Project

    Sustainable Development Goals Index

    The UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development (SDGs) are a universal framework to which all 193 UN member states have signed up. Our project SDG Index shows how they are performing and how the Agenda 2030 can be implemented. more...

  • Project

    Sustainable Governance Indicators (SGI)

    The SGI is a platform built on a cross-national survey of sustainable governance that identifies reform needs in 41 EU and OECD countries more...

  • Project

    Transformation Index BTI

    The BTI project analyzes and compares transformation processes to democracy and market economy worldwide. We want to identify successful strategies for shaping change. more...

  • Project

    Vision Europe

    European think tanks and foundations develop joint policy recommendations on social and economic challenges more...

  • Project

    Further education for all

    We are working on reforming continuing education so the competences of “low-skilled” persons can be discovered, developed and recognized and their professional opportunities increased. more...

  • Project

    Economic Dynamics and Employment

    We propose ways of creating new employment opportunities in Germany and Europe and of building inclusive labour markets and sustainable pension systems. more...



  • Project

    Social Cohesion

    The Social Cohesion Radar provides a better understanding of current social change and future developments in pluralistic societies. more...

  • Project

    NEUE STIMMEN

    NEUE STIMMEN is an international renowned singing competition with worldwide pre-selection rounds and an recognized master class program in opera singing. more...