Pilot project in Honduras strengthens transparency in fight against COVID vulnerability

COVID-19 poses a severe threat to the health and livelihoods of the world’s poorest. Honduras has launched a pioneering measure to provide support to the most vulnerable using an innovative and robust statistical methodology. Oxford, 15 October 2020 –The Government … Continue reading Pilot project in Honduras strengthens transparency in fight against COVID vulnerability more

Let’s Not Waste This Chance: Dynamic exchange at the UN General Assembly on leadership and poverty amidst the COVID pandemic

Agenda for UNGA 75 side event Concept Note for UNGA 75 side event Video of UNGA 75 side event 24 September 2020 – OPHI and the MPPN held an online Side Event at the 75th UN General Assembly yesterday for … Continue reading Let’s Not Waste This Chance: Dynamic exchange at the UN General Assembly on leadership and poverty amidst the COVID pandemic more

Register for MPPN 2020 UNGA Side Event on 24 September

9 September 2020 – You can now register to join us for this year’s High-Level Side Event ‘Poverty at a Crossroad: Using Leadership and the Multidimensional Poverty Index to Build Back Better’ at the 75th UN General Assembly which will … Continue reading Register for MPPN 2020 UNGA Side Event on 24 September more

Half of Angolans are multidimensionally poor according to new national MPI report

3 September 2020 – 54% of Angolans are multidimensionally poor according to Angola’s national...
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Ghana launches a national Multidimensional Poverty Index

29 July 2020 – Two out of every five Ghanaians are identified as multidimensionally poor according to [...] more

The Greatest Good for the Greatest Number – High-Level Discussion of Global MPI 2020

17 July 2020 – The findings of the 2020 global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) and the challenges for poverty reduction were discussed yesterday by a high-level panel of speakers at the...
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2020 release of the Global MPI 2020

16 July 2020 – The 2020 global Multidimensional Poverty Index launches today. New figures released by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) and the United Nations...
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10th Anniversary launch of the Global MPI 2020 on 16 July

9 July 2020 – The global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2020 will be launched on Thursday 16 July. 2020 marks the ten year anniversary since the global MPI was first launched in partnership...
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Two SIDS launch national multidimensional poverty indices

8 June 2020 – Two small island developing states (SIDS) have launched their first official national multidimensional poverty indices (MPI) within a month of each other and in the midst of the...
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