CPD-BIGD Roundtable on Measuring Multidimensional Poverty for Policy

BIGD along with the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), organized a Roundtable discussion on Measuring Multidimensional Poverty for Policy on May 19, 2016 at the BRAC Centre Inn. Dr Sabina Alkire, Director, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford discussed on multidimensional Poverty for Policy and talks particularly on the aspects of multidimensional poverty in Bangladesh regarding fulfilling the target of SDG as SDG talks about the multidimensional poverty and it also talk about no one to left behind.


Dr. Sultan Hafeez Rahman, Dr. Sabina Alkire and Dr. Mustafizur Rahman (from left to right) 
at the roundtable

Dr. Sultan Hafeez Rahman, Executive Director of BIGD and Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Executive Director of CPD co-chaired the discussion. Followed by her discussion, Dr. Alkire participated in a question and answer session with the participants at the event. Among others, civil society leaders, academicians, researchers, development practitioners and representatives from government organizations attended the discussion.

 

CPD-BIGD Roundtable on Measuring Multidimensional Poverty for Policy (Video)