OPHI collaborates with Iraq and Kurdistan statistical offices on Iraq MPI

OPHI is pleased to announce its collaboration with the Iraq Central Statistical Office and the Kurdistan Region Statistical Office.

These government entities are developing a national Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) as part of the National Human Development Report to be released in 2013. OPHI is assisting in the development of the Iraq MPI as well as in the preparation of the conceptual framework and the statistical analysis of the family of indices in the Iraq Human Development Report.

This effort is supported by UNDP’s Iraq Office, and the Iraq Inter-Agency Information and Analysis Unit (IAU).