Events

OPHI runs a programme of regular events. In addition to seminar series, summer schools, and research workshops (listed separately), these include workshops for academics and practitioners and special events related to OPHI’s research.

Details of forthcoming and recent events are shown below. See also OPHI’s Seminar Series, Summer Schools and Workshops pages, or Previous Events (below) for a full list of all past events. Many past events are available to watch or listen to on OPHI podcasts page.

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Previous Events

The Unremembered Nation – Bhutan
Start Date: 10 Jun 2022
End Date: 10 Jun 2022
Location: Auditorium Magdalen College, University of Oxford
With: Dasho Karma Ura, President of the Centre for Bhutan and GNH Studies, and Visiting Fellow at OPHI; Sir Simon Bowes Lyon KCVO, President of The Bhutan Society of the United Kingdom; Sabina Alkire, Director, OPHI

Brief Description: Friday 10 June 2022, 5pm Auditorium Magdalen College, University of Oxford. Dasho Karma Ura, President of the Centre for Bhutan and GNH Studies, and Visiting Fellow at OPHI, will present his most recent two-volume book The Unremembered Nation – Bhutan … Continue reading The Unremembered Nation – Bhutan

High-Level Side-Event at 53rd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC)
Start Date: 15 Feb 2022
End Date: 15 Feb 2022
Location: Zoom
With: Juan Daniel Oviedo, Director, National Administrative Department of Statistics DANE, Colombia

Brief Description: The Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) is pleased to announce a high-level side event at the 53rd UN Statistical Commission, ‘Using Multidimensional Poverty Data to Leave No One Behind’, which will be held virtually on Tuesday, 15 February at 9am … Continue reading High-Level Side-Event at 53rd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC)

Gender Dimensions of Forced Displacement Launch Event
Start Date: 27 Jan 2022
End Date: 27 Jan 2022
Location: Zoom
With: Various speakers

Brief Description: This launch event, organised by the World Bank, will share the new results from the Gender Dimensions of Forced Displacement (GDFD) programme examining multidimensional poverty, livelihoods, gender norms and intimate partner violence. How does forced displacement affect women and men differently? And how should … Continue reading Gender Dimensions of Forced Displacement Launch Event

Launch of ‘Measuring multidimensional poverty in rural areas: The Rural-Multidimensional Poverty Index (R-MPI)'
Start Date: 25 Jan 2022
End Date: 25 Jan 2022
Location: Zoom
With: Various speakers

Brief Description: Register now for the launch of our joint report with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), ‘Measuring multidimensional poverty in rural areas: The Rural-Multidimensional Poverty Index (R-MPI)’. Confirmed discussants include Theadora Swift Koller, Senior Technical Advisor, … Continue reading Launch of ‘Measuring multidimensional poverty in rural areas: The Rural-Multidimensional Poverty Index (R-MPI)’

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)

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