What is IdeaPaís

IdeaPaís is an independent think tank whose purpose is to promote Christian-social ideas in Chile through the Education of young people, dissemination of ideas and public policy proposals.

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Mission

IdeaPaís is an independent think tank, whose purpose is to promote Christian-social ideas in Chile through the Education of young people, dissemination of ideas and proposal of public policies.

Vision

IdeaPaís aims to generate a community of people trained in social Christianity, with an interest in public affairs and the social problems of Chile. Combining action and reflection, IdeaPaís works for a more caring society, with special attention to the excluded.

Principles
  • Dignity of the human being and transcendence
  • Social justice
  • Solidarity
  • Subsidiarity
  • Freedom
  • Right and duty of parents to educate their children
  • Family as the heart of society
  • Private property and universal destination of goods
  • Common good
Institutional Values
  • Excellence: committed work with high technical standards and sense of urgency, creating new challenges and thinking.
  • Critical sense: dispassionate analysis of reality, characterized by intellectual honesty and search of the truth. 
  • Autonomy: liberty to achieve intended purposes, promoting goals and processes with courage and daring.
  • Collaboration: networking with people from different disciplines and areas, complementing personal work and developing awareness of our virtues and individual limitations. 

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Columna: ¿Sólo la voluntad?

Columna: ¿Sólo la voluntad?

El profesor Daniel Loewe aborda en este medio uno de los «problemas morales» más complejos de la modernidad: poner término a la propia existencia. En efecto, la actual esperanza de vida expone a nuestra generación a vidas de duraciones bíblicas. Esto supone...

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Columna: Diagnósticos sesgados

Columna: Diagnósticos sesgados

En una entrevista en este medio, Cristián Bellei comentó las dos grandes reformas de Michelle Bachellet: la ley de Inclusión y la desmunicipalización. En ella señala que “tener un sistema inclusivo, no significa que los niños van a aprender”, que lo que se hizo fue...

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