Register now for virtual Side Event at UNGA 76

14 September 2021 – The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) will host an online high-level Side Event at the 76th session of the UN General Assembly on 23rd September 2021. Entitled ‘Envisioning a More Equitable Future: Using Multidimensional Poverty Indices … Continue reading Register now for virtual Side Event at UNGA 76 more

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 October. The meeting will be partly organised, and generously funded by the Government of Chile. Participants will interact virtually through a dynamic platform that facilitates … Continue reading Save the Date for Eighth MPPN Annual Meeting more

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, 24.9% of the population were living in multidimensional poverty. Latin America … Continue reading Paraguay launches a national MPI to leave no one behind more

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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Ibero-America recognises the importance of the Multidimensional Poverty Index as a key tool to strengthen governance in the region

7 May 2021 – Days after the approval of the [...] more

Booking opens for online OPHI Summer School

28 April 2021 – Booking has opened for the OPHI Summer School 2021: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, which will take place online this August. The OPHI...
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Developing relevant MPIs at the MPPN Side Event of the 52nd UNSC

26 February 2021 – The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) hosted an online side event at the [...] more