Conflict management is at a low point

In today’s post, Rosa Gosch interviews the team responsible for the latest edition of the Bertelsmann Stiftung Transformation Index (BTI), launched in cooperation with Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster What exactly is the Bertelsmann Stiftung’s Transformation Index, the BTI? Hauke Hartmann (Senior Project Manager at BTI): The BTI team is interested in observing transformation processes […]

Development in Asia Demands Huge Sacrifices

In today’s post, Christian Goebel, Professor of Chinese Studies at the University of Vienna talks to Rosa Gosch of Sustainable Governance Indicators (SGI) about a new study he co-authored for the Bertelsmann Foundation “Assessing Pathways to Sustainable Growth – Need for Reform and Governance Capacities in Asia Professor Goebel, why are some Asian nations successful […]

What the BRICS need: Education, employment, equality, and soft infrastructure

To mark today’s opening of the Fifth BRICS Summit in Durban, South Africa, the Insights blog, in collaboration with Sustainable Governance Indicators (SGI) News, is publishing an interview with Helmut Reisen, former Head of Research at OECD Development Centre and author of Economic Policy and Social Affairs in the BRICS, just published by SGI and the Bertelsmann […]