Monthly Archives: June 2017

OPHI-Multi Dimensional Poverty Index (MPI): Child Poverty a Concern as globally almost half of all poor are children

  Globally half of all ‘multidimensionally poor’ people – 48% – are children. Nearly two out of every five children globally  – 37% – are multidimensionally poor. In terms of absolute numbers 689 million children are living in multidimensional poverty. … Continue reading

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Street Children: Visible on Roads but Invisible in Access to Basic Services (1/3)

Our national and state governments often talk about reaching out to the very last person, to the most marginalized, in their policies, agendas and plans. Every achievement is cited to be a milestone in the ultimate destination of development reaching … Continue reading

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