Michael Green: How we can make the world a better place by 2030


Do you think that the world can change? Do you think we can end poverty, hunger, eventually stop the climate’s downward spiral? How about gender equality, is it achievable?

The world leaders and Michael Green, creator of the Social Progress Index (a standard to rank societies based on how they meet the needs of citizens) did the math and truly believed this can happen. For example, in 1990, 36% of people were living in poverty; world leaders shared a goal to lower that number to 18% by 2015. As Green says, we in fact didn’t hit that goal, we surpassed it.’

So, do you think we can accomplish all the targets Green talks about? Take a look and see if Green can make you a believer…