Working Papers - Human Economic Welfare Index (HEWI) Project

A collaborative project is underway to evolve a new composite index for Human Economic Welfare (HEWI) as described in the article Indicators of Economic Progress. This page contains links to working papers discussing and illustrating the methodology employed for construction of the index.

1. Measuring full employment (September 2010)1020 KB
2. Combined Education Index (September 2010)181.5 KB
3. Combined Education Index-v2 with qualitative measurement (September 2010)194.5 KB
4. Human Welfare, Consumption & Income Inequality (September 2010)186 KB
5. Research methodology and data for a fossil fuel Energy Index (September 2010)224.5 KB
6. HEWI-Human Economic Welfare Index Country Studies (September 2010)284 KB

Strategies for Transformative Global Leadership

The Mother's Service Society is an official partner in the Global Leadership for the 21st Century (GL-21) project, a multi-stakeholder, multi-sectoral project organized by the World Academy of Art & Science, the United Nations Office at Geneva and several partner organizations. WAAS arranged a five-day e-conference from June 15-19, 2020, involving over 225 speakers representing scientific research and educational institutions, civil society and youth organizations IGOs, nation states, and business, to highlight innovative strategies and effective principles to accelerate the emergence of dynamic global leadership for the 21st century. The project will culminate is a conference at the United Nations Office at Geneva on October 27-28, 2020, wherein a project report with recommendations will be presented to the UN, followed by other outreach programs.

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