PeaceeverTV Reported From UNHQ: UNDP and OPHI developed a Handbook, How to Build a National Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI): Using the MPI to inform the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), launched at this event.
 
Poverty is a complex and multidimensional phenomenon that goes beyond the simple lack of income. Multidimensional poverty measures can be used to create a more comprehensive picture of the experiences and challenges of poverty.
 
  Leaving no one behind: Using a multidimensional approach to eradicate pover...
    Abdoualaye Mar Dieye Assistant Secretaer-Gerenaland Director of UNDP`s Policy and Program support Bureau

    H.E Ms.Gloria Amparo Alonso Minister if National Planning Government of Colombia
    Riaz Fatyana ConvenerPsychologist, Human Rights Activist. Chairman SC Law & Justice,Convener SDGs National Assembly of Pakistan
   Sabina AlkireDirector of the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), an economic research centre within the Oxford Department of International Development at the University of Oxford,
    Sanyukta SamaddarAdviser in NITI AAYOG, Govt of India, and working on Sustainable Development Goals, Rural Development
    Prof James E. ForsterProfessor of Economics and International Affairs at the George Washington University,
 
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) works in about 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. UNDP helps countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.
 
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) is an economic research and policy centre within the Oxford Department of International Development at the University of Oxford. OPHI aims to build and advance a more systematic methodological and economic framework for reducing multidimensional poverty, grounded in people’s experiences and values.