"Channelling entrepreneurial energy towards human progress".
We do so by operating in the roles of:
within and across the private, public and civil society sectors *.
We offer a unique experience gained from 200 initiatives in 33 countries ** during our first 21 years delivering:
* "Progressio" is the Latin genitive of "progressus", i.e. progress. To us, pursuing progress is one of the fundamental purposes of humankind. "Progressive" actions lead to progress. Our use of "progressive" originated in 1987, prior to creating the foundation. It eschews political ideologies and it equates with far-sightedness, transformation, modernization, change and purposeful adaptation. The Progressio logo showing 3 circles represents the 3 sectors: private (market), public (state) and non-profit (civil society); it was conceived in 1988.
** The 33 countries where we have operated to date are as follows: Netherlands, UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, USA, Canada, Brazil, India, China, Kenya, Ecuador, Belgium, France, Israel, Poland, Denmark, Sweden, Mauritius, Finland, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, Botswana, South Africa, Jordan, Afghanistan, Argentina, Uruguay, South Korea.