2021 General Events – Archive

Policy challenges to reducing poverty in Nigeria
Start Date: 17 Nov 2021
End Date: 17 Nov 2021
Location: Seminar Room 3, ODID
With: various speakers

Brief Description: 1.15–2.45pm Seminar Room 3 Oxford Department of International Development, 3 Mansfield Road, OX1 3TB The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) is optimistic it can establish a system where 100 million people will have been supported to exit extreme poverty by … Continue reading Policy challenges to reducing poverty in Nigeria

MPPN Annual Meeting 2021
Start Date: 04 Oct 2021
End Date: 05 Oct 2021
Location: Zoom
With: Government of Chile and participants of the MPPN

Brief Description: After postponing the 8th Annual Meeting in Santiago, Chile in 2020 due to the global pandemic, the government of Chile and its Ministry of Social Development and Family Affairs hosted the meeting on 4th and 5th October online, with the … Continue reading MPPN Annual Meeting 2021

Envisioning a More Equitable Future: Using Multidimensional Poverty Indices as a Policy Tool (UNGA 76)
Start Date: 23 Sep 2021
End Date: 23 Sep 2021
Location: Zoom
With: TBC

Brief Description: Hosted by the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN). This high-level side event at the 76th UN General Assembly will convene global leaders with a demonstrable commitment to tackling the multidimensional effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the lives of people … Continue reading Envisioning a More Equitable Future: Using Multidimensional Poverty Indices as a Policy Tool (UNGA 76)

Using the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) for preparedness, response and recovery to health emergencies, including COVID-19
Start Date: 13 Apr 2021
End Date: 13 Apr 2021
Location: Zoom
With: Oliver Morgan, Director, Health Emergency Information and Risk Assessment, WHO et al.

Brief Description: Webinar on 13th April 2021, on Zoom. Oliver Morgan, Director, Health Emergency Information and Risk Assessment, WHO Sabina Alkire, Director, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Atal Khan Gardiwal, Field Operations Director, National Statistic and Information Authority (NSIA), Afghanistan … Continue reading Using the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) for preparedness, response and recovery to health emergencies, including COVID-19

High-Level Side-Event at 52nd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC)
Start Date: 25 Feb 2021
End Date: 25 Feb 2021
Location: zoom
With: Risenga Maluleke, Statistician General of South Africa

Brief Description: The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) held a high-level Side-Event at the 52nd session of the UN Statistical Commission on Thursday, 25th February 2021 at 9.00am, New York time, on Zoom. Open to all, the event ‘Multidimensional Poverty Indices: An SDG Indicator, an Official Statistic, and a … Continue reading High-Level Side-Event at 52nd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC)