OPHI at the HDCA Conference 2011

OPHI team members Sabina Alkire, Suman Seth, José Manuel Roche and Mauricio Apablaza presented a number of new papers at this year’s Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA) Conference, in The Hague, Netherlands from 5-8 September 2011. The theme of this year’s conference was “Innovation, Development & Human Capabilities”. Papers presented by OPHI team members this year included:

Colleagues from the Government of Colombia, including Roberto Angulo, meanwhile, also presented their new Multidimensional Poverty Index- Colombia, an innovation using a multidimensional poverty measure developed by OPHI.

Immediately before the conference, OPHI ran its annual Summer School, a two-week technical training course in conjunction with HDCA, which this year took place in the University of Technology, Delft, Nethelands. Full HDCA Conference Programme 2011.