Visiting Fellow discusses parental absence in rural China

Professor Yexin Zhou, Visiting Fellow, OPHI, will deliver a seminar on ‘Parental absence and preference development in left-behind children: an experimental study in rural China’ on Tuesday 7 May, 17:00-18:00, in Seminar Rm 2, Queen Elizabeth House,  3 Mansfield Road … Continue reading Visiting Fellow discusses parental absence in rural China more

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 readers interested in multidimensional poverty. The MPPN provides south-south dialogue, capacity building and access to a repository of experiences and lessons … Continue reading New issue of ‘Dimensions’ is out more

Afghanistan launches its National Multidimensional Poverty Index (A-MPI)

On Sunday 31 March, the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan launched its first official national Afghanistan Multidimensional Poverty Index (A-MPI), which is equal to 0.272 and shows that 51.7 percent of people are multidimensionally poor. “The Multidimensional Poverty Index of Afghanistan … Continue reading Afghanistan launches its National Multidimensional Poverty Index (A-MPI) more

Oxford University and OPHI Launch sOPHIa Oxford to Help Businesses Fight Poverty

sOPHIa Oxford, the University of Oxford’s first social enterprise spinout, will provide businesses with tools to measure and respond to poverty amongst...
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OPHI and MPPN hosted a Side Event at UN Statistical Commission 50th Session on 5 March 2019

On 5th March 2019, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) and the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) hosted a side event at the [...] more

OPHI Summer School 2019, Dates Announced for Mexico City

2019 OPHI Summer School: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement & Analysis. The summer school is led by OPHI Director Sabina Alkire and the OPHI team, and will be held with the support of...
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Taller Regional de Medición de Pobreza Multidimensional (en español): Panamá, 25-29 marzo 2019

La fecha de aplicación para el Taller ha sido extendida hasta el 25 de enero de 2019. El curso es organizado por la Oxford Poverty and Human Development...
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Two Distinguished Lectures on Bhutan: The Land of the Thunder Dragon and Gross National Happiness

Wednesday 9th January 2019, Sheldonian Theatre, University of Oxford, 3.00pm- 6.30pm The Oxford Poverty and...
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Juan Manuel Santos launches Visiting Professorship with public lecture

Former Colombian President and Nobel Peace Laureate Juan Manuel Santos began a three-year Visiting Professorship at ODID this month with a Distinguished Public Lecture, in which he shared his...
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