Basel Institute of Commons and Economics

SDG Action Network

Our SDG Action

World Social Capital Monitor

Switzerland Basel, Schweiz
Number of people taking this action: 250 or more
To achieving the 17 UN SDGs entirely depends on social goods such as on trust, solidarity and helpfulness. In the World Social Capital Monitor, these social assets are assessed for the first time by open access in 42 languages on every web device and of course mobile. Just try it - it takes three minutes only and you don't have to register: The eight indicators are assessed anonymous on a ladder between 10 (high) and 1 (low). Countries such as Cambodia habe passed six semi-annual surveys since our launch as a UN SDG Partnership Project in early 2016.Our worldwide partners are universities, NGOs and governmental institutions that share one purpose: to considering and enhancing the social goods needed to achieving the UN SDGs. How can you join? The best way to joining is to spreading our questionnaire in your language and country/town. All you've got to do is to choosing your language: The survey takes only two to three minutes and no registration is required. If you want to become a country partner, you may conducting the survey in your town/region/country in cooperation with us.  
1 No Poverty 8 Decent work and economic growth 10 Reduced Inequalities 11 Sustainable Cities & Communities 16 Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions 17 Partnerships for the Goals
Organising Partners

About Basel Institute of Commons and Economics

The Basel Institute of Commons and Economics has been founded in 2009 by Alexander Dill, a pupil of Nobel laureate Elinor Ostrom (1933-2012), after the Financial Crisis of 2008. The aim of the Institute was - and still is - to measuring and considering non-material goods such as the commons and social capital.

Today Basel Institute is a member of several UN SDG activities such as the UN IATF on Finance for Development, Data4SDGs and other related activities.

The Basel Institute has a small team and a board. It is registered in Basel, Switzerland.

Countries We Work in
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Belarus Belgium Benin Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Congo Costa Rica Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kosovo Kyrgyzstan Latvia Lebanon Liberia Libya Lithuania Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Mali Mauritania Mexico Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Norway Oman Pakistan Palestine (State of) Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Republic of Korea Republic of Moldova Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Somalia South Africa South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Thailand The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Togo Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Languages We Work in
Albanian Arabic Armenian Azerbaijani Bengali Bosnian Bulgarian Burmese Chinese Croatian Czech Dutch English Finnish French Georgian German Greek Hindi Italian Japanese Khmer Korean Lao Malay Pashto Persian Portuguese Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Spanish Swedish Tamil Thai Turkish Ukrainian Urdu Vietnamese Macedonian
SDGs We Tackle
1 No Poverty 8 Decent work and economic growth 10 Reduced Inequalities 11 Sustainable Cities & Communities 16 Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions 17 Partnerships for the Goals