Applications invited for OPHI’s annual summer school

OPHI is inviting applications for its annual Summer School on Multidimensional Poverty Analysis, which this year will be hosted at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, USA.

The course will take place from 3-15 August 2015. The purpose of this intensive summer school is to provide a thorough conceptual and technical introduction to some techniques of measuring multidimensional poverty, with a strong emphasis on the Alkire Foster method.


Applicants are warmly invited to apply by completing the online form. The closing date for applications is 23 March 2015, and participants will be informed of selection from 8 April. For applicants requiring financial assistance, the deadline is 16 March. Places for the Summer School are limited and competition is strong.

Further information

More details on the 2015 Summer School and the application process can be found here. You can see readings, presentations, exercises and other materials from last year’s Summer School here.