OPHI Briefing 46 (PDF)
With the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the international community affirmed the importance of eradicating child poverty, identifying within Goal 1 the need to reduce the proportion of men, women and children living in multidimensional poverty. The international definition of a child, also used here, is anyone less than 18 years of age.
Authors: Sabina Alkire, Christoph Jindra, Gisela Robles and Ana Vaz.
Citation: Alkire, S., Jindra, C., Robles, G. and Vaz, A. (2017). ‘Children’s Multidimensional Poverty: Disaggregating the global MPI’, OPHI Briefing 46, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford.