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Measuring School Quality: Non-Academic Measures in the Every Student Succeeds Act

Martin J. Blank | Posted 05.09.2016 | Education
Martin J. Blank

Martin J. Blank, President, Institute for Educational Leadership and Director, Coalition for Community Schools The education community is facing a to...

4 Key Challenges When Measuring Business Respect for Human Rights

Damiano de Felice | Posted 12.04.2015 | Impact
Damiano de Felice

"Measuring" business and human rights has become so important that even the UN Working Group on business and human rights recently identified it as a priority for its mandate.

All Children Count, But Not All Children Are Counted

Gillian Huebner | Posted 10.29.2015 | Impact
Gillian Huebner

The world's most vulnerable children - those living in institutions, on the street, trafficked or separated from their families as a result of conflict, disaster, forced labor, or disability have literally fallen off the world's statistical map.

5 Takeaways From the Latest SDG Negotiations

Lucien Georgeson | Posted 06.20.2015 | Green
Lucien Georgeson

The SDGs will require huge global monitoring and reporting efforts. This is a pivotal moment for international development; the current negotiations could change the lives of billions of people.

Innovation Rankings: Measuring Innovation

Robert F. Brands | Posted 04.11.2015 | Business
Robert F. Brands

Innovation experts love making lists - and we love reading them. I'll be the first to admit that Fast Company's "World's Most Innovative Companies" ...

5 Things UN Negotiators Should Do to Ensure the SDGs Are Measurable

Angel Hsu | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

What can be done to ensure that countries can both measure and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular, those that apply to environmental sustainability?

The 2014 Environmental Performance Index - Who's on Top and Bottom

Angel Hsu | Posted 04.20.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

The 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 178 countries on how well they perform on high-priority environmental issues in two broad policy areas: protection of human health from environmental harm and protection of ecosystems.