Handbook launched to guide countries in building a national MPI

On July 18, 2019 OPHI from the University of Oxford and the United National Development Programme (UNDP) launched a handbook entitled How to Build a National Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI): Using the MPI to inform the SDGs  at a Side … Continue reading Handbook launched to guide countries in building a national MPI more

Global MPI 2019 launches in New York

July 17, 2019 – The 2019 global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) was launched today in New York during the High-Level Political Forum of the UN. The global MPI 2019 offers a tool to make progress against SDG 1 to end … Continue reading Global MPI 2019 launches in New York more

OPHI and UNDP to launch two joint publications at this year’s HLPF

OPHI will be launching two substantive publications at the margins of the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) at the UNHQ this year. Both were the product of an enriching collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). First to be launched … Continue reading OPHI and UNDP to launch two joint publications at this year’s HLPF more

MPPN closes successfully in Seychelles

The 7th annual meeting of the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network took place in Seychelles 1–3 July with the participation of more than 25 countries and 6 agencies. During the...
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Seychelles launches pilot MPI with President Danny Faure in attendance

On 1 July, 2019, Seychelles officially launched the report of its pilot national Multidimensional Poverty Index...
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Seychelles to host the 7th Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network Annual Meeting this July

The 7th Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network Annual Meeting will be held from 1-3 July in Mahe, Seychelles. The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) is a global network of...
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Sierra Leone becomes the next African country to launch its own national MPI

May 14, 2019 – Sierra Leone launches its official national Multidimensional Poverty Index (SL-MPI) today. It joins the steadily growing number of countries in Africa and around...
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Juan Manuel Santos, former President of Colombia, in conversation

We were delighted to welcome back the former President of Colombia and Nobel Peace Prize laureate for a distinguished public event ‘In Conversation with Juan Manuel Santos’ on Wednesday 8...
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New issue of ‘Dimensions’ is out

The April issue of Dimensions is out! This magazine is produced by the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) for...
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