Civil Society

Meetings held under the Social Trends Institute’s Civil Society branch deal with topics in the interest of citizens.  Often called the “third sector,” alongside government and corporations, civil society works for the betterment of society for its own sake.

To date, experts in such varied disciplines as philosophy, political science, international relations, law, moral theology and media have considered how to progress towards cultural diversity, international order, peacebuilding, effective global governance, responsible media, and responsibility and equality under the law.  

Take a closer look at the Civil Society Branch: