Register now for launch of the Malawi MPI Report

8 December 2021 – The Government of Malawi, through the Ministry of Economic Planning and Development and Public Sector Reforms and the National Statistical Office (NSO), will launch the first Malawi National Multidimensional Poverty Index (M-MPI) on Thursday, 9 December. … Continue reading Register now for launch of the Malawi MPI Report more

Global Positioning System for a better future – the 2021 global MPI launches

8 October 2021 – The findings of the 2021 global MPI report Unmasking disparities by ethnicity, caste and gender were discussed on 7 October at a high-level online event with an expert panel who linked the troubling analysis to policy … Continue reading Global Positioning System for a better future – the 2021 global MPI launches more

Two-thirds of the world’s poor have no educated females at home

7 October 2021 – Two-thirds of multidimensionally poor people – 836 million – live in households in which no girl or woman has completed at least six years of schooling according to a new report on global multidimensional poverty launched … Continue reading Two-thirds of the world’s poor have no educated females at home more

‘We no longer have to make policy blindly’, leaders reflect on poverty reduction at UNGA 76

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Save the Date for Eighth MPPN Annual Meeting

The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) is delighted to announce that the eighth MPPN Annual Meeting will be held virtually from 4th to 5th of...
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Paraguay launches a national MPI to leave no one behind

16 June 2021 – Last week, Paraguay launched an official national Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) to help guide its poverty reduction policies. According to the Paraguayan MPI, in 2020,...
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Namibia launches national MPI to guide poverty reduction

10 June 2021 – Namibia launches its official national Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) today to further inform and guide its poverty reduction strategies. It joins the growing number of...
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Ending energy poverty is vital for ending poverty globally

3 June 2021 - Today we launched a new report with The Rockefeller Foundation ‘Interlinkages between...
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OPHI introduces Executive Education to train leaders in using the MPI as a policy tool

20 May 2021 – OPHI is delighted to announce the introduction of OPHI Executive Education, a new stream of programmes designed to provide leaders of today with practical knowledge to lead poverty...
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