Progressive Governance Summit 2022

Save the date: 12 & 13 October

Build alliances and drive change at Europe’s largest conference for progressive politics.

Renewing the Promise of Progress

In order to continue our work in fast-changing times, we have decided that it is time for a fresh start.

What a Party!

More than 800 progressives joined us to celebrate our new vision and our fifteenth birthday. These are some highlights of the evening along with the entire program.

New study: Actually European!? 2022

This is how Germans view the European response to the war in Ukraine.

We develop and debate progressive ideas and bring together leading actors who turn thoughts into action. Our think tank’s goal: making the just transformation a reality. ▸ Learn more

Latest News


Democratising Democracy: No Transformation without Democratisation

For the 2020s to become a decade of transformation, they also have to become a decade of democratisation

Talking Progress: Germany’s Political Turning Point

New „Talking Progress“ Podcast episode: Ricarda Lang and Tobias Dürr analyse the German election

Europe’s Man on the Moon Project

New "Talking Progress" Podcast episode: A Conversation between Robert Habeck and Margrethe Vestager

How Can the Centre-Left Reinvent Itself?

New "Talking Progress" Podcast episode with Tim Bale, André Krouwel and Ania Skrzypek


The Modern State

Turning bureaucracy into leadership.

Resilient Democracy

Strong in its ability to learn.

Green New Deal

A just, green, and digital future for all.

Political Strategy

Progress needs majorities.


Progressive Governance Summit

Europe's largest conference for progressive politics

Actually European!?

Study about the German perception of EU policy


Developing a Future Vision for German and U.S. Cities


European civil-society conference that explores innovation in democracies
Internationaler Dialog

Europe takes part!

On the role of arts and culture in Europe


Which new technologies does societal progress need?

Talking Progress

The podcast for progressive politics

Countering Populism in Public Space

For confident handling of anti-democratic populism in public space