WEBINAR: Impact Evaluation using the Alkire-Foster Multidimensional Outcome Measures

Dr Ana Vaz, Senior Research Officer at OPHI, led a webinar presenting OPHI’s new research project on the use of Alkire-Foster class of measures in evaluating the impact of social protection schemes. The webinar held on Monday March 20 2017 … Continue reading WEBINAR: Impact Evaluation using the Alkire-Foster Multidimensional Outcome Measures more

OAS and OPHI sign Joint Declaration on Multidimensional Poverty

OPHI and the Organization of American States signed a Joint Declaration on March 9 to promote the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) both nationally and regionally in the Americas.  In a formal ceremony in the headquarters of the Organization of American States, … Continue reading OAS and OPHI sign Joint Declaration on Multidimensional Poverty more

Measuring the interconnected dimensions of poverty to energize policy

Side-Event at the 48th Session of the UN Statistical Commission On 7 March 2017, the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) hosted a Side Event at the 48th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission in New York. The Commission is the … Continue reading Measuring the interconnected dimensions of poverty to energize policy more

OPHI Summer School 2017: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement & Analysis

Organised by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford, to be held at Sup de Co Marrakech, in Marrakesh, Morocco, 3-15...
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Amartya Sen encourages rigorous democratic debate

Professor Amartya Sen spoke at  a series of oversubscribed events at Oxford University on Wednesday 18 January. At an afternoon Distinguished Public Lecture entitled “Democracy and Social...
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Sir Tony Atkinson

Sir Tony Atkinson, a giant of intellect and humanity in equal measure, will be so deeply missed. We do and long will remember him with respect admiration and fondness. Our thoughts enfold his...
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Wide ranging workshop held on trends in poverty

OPHI held a two-day (6 and 7 December) research workshop on the “Determinants of Multidimensional Poverty Levels and Trends” at the University of Oxford. The aim of the workshop was to look...
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OPHI launches Dimensions Magazine

Dimensions Magazine is the new communication tool of the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network, a platform of 53 [...] more

High Level Panel Endorses Multidimensional Approach to Poverty at the Global Partnership Meeting

On 1 December, 2016, OPHI Co-Founder John Hammock moderated a session entitled “Multidimensional Poverty: Experiences from the South” that was organised by the Mexican Agency for International...
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