The Good Country

What’s gone wrong
with the world?

Things seem to be getting worse all the time: climate change, terrorism, pandemics, migration, economic chaos… the list goes on. All these problems have grown too big and too complex for any individual nation to solve. But instead of collaborating, nations spend all their energy and resources competing against each other. This has to change if we want to make the world work. This is why the Good Country exists.

Introducing Good Country

Introducing Good Country Play

At a Glance

What’s the Good Country?

Most of the world’s problems are really just symptoms of a bigger, underlying problem: that we haven’t yet worked out how to organise ourselves as a single species inhabiting a single planet. This can change.

The Dual Mandate

The aim of the Good Country is simple but ambitious: to change the culture of governance worldwide.


What’s the meaning of the word ‘dapple’, and what’s it got to do with being a Good Country?

Recent Tweets from @SimonAnholt

RT @FaisalonIT: I'm a citizen of humanity. Thank you @SimonAnholt #goodcountry
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RT @SWITTERAY_: @Memeghnad @roadscholarz @DilliDurAst Can you help them out with the Indian presidential election candidate profiles? https…
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RT @AgustinBarriosG: Si tienen oportunidad, hay que participar. Check it out if you get a chance!
about 3 days ago
Looking for volunteers to write factual neutral candidate profiles for upcoming elections in India, Chile, Kenya etc
about 3 days ago
RT @MHMARTINHORVATH: Touching TED speaking @TEDNews thank you for @Pontifex TED talk. Humbly dedicated to @SimonAnholt.
about 8 days ago
RT @Suzanne_UOS: Not just depressing, but worrying. There are huge benefits to working alongside people from different backgrounds & cultur…
about 14 days ago
My thoughts on #Canada, in a beautiful documentary made by @tess_girard:
about 16 days ago
RT @Hypatia7: If only they could be added to the votes in the UK!
about 17 days ago
#Corbyn wins landslide victory in @TheGlobal_Vote. Results just posted at
about 18 days ago
RT @rgovers: RT @SimonAnholt: 168,000 people from 136 countries voted so far on the next Prime Minister of the UK at
about 19 days ago
RT @BethDerks: For all non UK passport holders- still time to vote @EuropeanYouthEU @HealthierIn @UKandEU @Another_Europe
about 19 days ago
168,000 people from 136 countries have voted so far on the next Prime Minister of the UK at Still time to vote!
about 19 days ago
Whoever wins the election joins the team that runs the planet. Vote for the UK's next leader, wherever you're from:
about 19 days ago
RT @MHMARTINHORVATH: Time2vote - The Global Vote by @SimonAnholt . UK: | painting by Michael Tompsett, source: http…
about 19 days ago
RT @ideaxm: Vote in 'The Global Vote' UK election 8th June. Note a Head of Gov joins the team that runs the planet
about 21 days ago
So pleased my first @TEDTalks is still going strong: 4 million views and counting. The #goodcountry message feels m…
about 22 days ago
#malta2017 results out at First ever tie on @TheGlobal_Vote: the world wants a Labour-Green coalition to run Malta.
about 22 days ago
RT @DOCorg: Is Canada as ‘good’ as it think it is? Let’s ask @SimonAnholt inventor of the the Good Country Index.
about 25 days ago