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OPHI Update October 2023
  • The importance of synergies discussed at MPPN Side Event at UNGA78
  • The Battle Against Poverty – Juan Manuel Santos launches new account of time in office
  • Book now to join OPHI Executive Education in November
  • India tracks progress in poverty reduction with second edition of their National MPI
  • Updates of existing MPIs
  • Focusing on multidimensional poverty reduction in Uzbekistan
  • New publications
OPHI Update – Global MPI 2023
  • Summary
  • 25 Countries cut MPI by half according to the 2023 global MPI report
  • Findings
  • Urgently needed: more regular poverty data
  • Find out more
OPHI Update July 2023
  • Global MPI 2023 launch
  • Sri Lanka launches official national MPI linked to a child MPI
  • New report finds 1 in 4 people affected by poverty in middle-income Arab countries
  • Discussing multidimensional poverty measurement in Uzbekistan
  • OPHI Summer School underway in Bogotá
OPHI Update March 2023
  • Halfway to 2030 Agenda: Statisticians share progress on poverty reduction at MPPN Side Event to UNSC 54
  • On Belonging: Finding connection in an age of isolation
  • Apply for OPHI Summer School 2023 in Bogotá in July
  • Nigeria MPI (2022) finds 63% of Nigerians are multidimensionally poor
  • Samoa launches first MPI to accelerate poverty reduction
  • Mauritania launches MPI to complement monetary measures
  • Belize launches MPI to monitor multidimensional poverty
  • OAS Publishes Compendium on Experiences and Lessons Learned in the Measurement of Multidimensional Poverty in the Americas
  • In memoriam: Martin Ravallion
OPHI Update – Global MPI 2022
  • 2022 Global MPI examines deprivation bundles – the interlinked nature of the deprivations that strike people at the same time
  • ‘This report is about hope if you take the issues seriously’ says Achim Steiner at the launch of the 2022 global MPI
  • Focusing on interlinkages – the first global study of the combinations of deprivations faced by multidimensionally poor people
  • Historic 15-year poverty reduction in India proves SDG Target 1.2 is possible
  • Where do multidimensionally poor people live around the world and is there progress towards reducing this poverty?
  • A call to action: The data revolution risks leaving poverty data behind
OPHI Update October 2022
  • Innovations, collaborations and forthcoming MPIs shared at UNGA 77 Side Event hosted by Nigeria
  •  Global MPI 2022 launches on 17 October
  • Uganda launches MPI to leave no one behind
  • Thank you to attendees of the 2022 OPHI Summer School
  • T20 Indonesia Side Event focuses on multidimensional poverty
  • Reflecting on wellbeing in today’s Bhutan – Visiting Fellowship of Dasho Karma Ura
  • Congratulations to Professor Sabina Alkire
  • Dimensions 14 is out now
OPHI Update March 2022

  • Booking open for virtual OPHI Executive Education and the hybrid OPHI Summer School in Indonesia
  • MPPN Side Event at the 53rd UNSC discusses MPIs in practice
  • Architect of Gross National Happiness, Dasho Karma Ura, visits OPHI
  • Citi GPS and SOPHIA Oxford report sees $1.6 trillion opportunity to improve lives of millions
  • Egypt to host the 2022 MPPN Annual Meeting
  • Dimensions 13 out now!
  • World Food Programme and OPHI publish report using the MPI for impact evaluation
  • Sabina Alkire gives evidence at UK Parliamentary Inquiry on Extreme Poverty
  • Publications
OPHI Update January 2022
  • India launches national MPI baseline report to track progress in poverty reduction
  • Malawi launches national MPI to help guide towards Malawi 2063
  • Sri Lanka launches first national MPI and linked-child MPI
  • Register for UNDP and OPHI MOOC: Designing a Multidimensional Poverty Index (2022)
  • Forthcoming events
  • OPHI vacancy
  • Support OPHI
  • Publications


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