Events

OPHI runs a programme of regular events. In addition to seminar series, summer schools, and research workshops (listed separately), these include workshops for academics and practitioners and special events related to OPHI’s research.

Details of forthcoming and recent events are shown below. See also OPHI’s Seminar Series, Short Courses and Workshops pages, or Previous Events for a full list of all past events. Many past events are available to watch or listen to on OPHI’s podcasts page.

Upcoming Events

OPHI lecture and reception - 1 June at 5pm
Start Date: 01 Jun 2017
End Date: 01 Jun 2017
Location: TBC
With: Sabina Alkire et al

Brief Description: As the MPhil in Development Studies in our Department turns 20, OPHI – the Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative – turns a mere 10. So on the eve of the MPhil workshop, OPHI wish to invite MPhil students who … Continue reading OPHI lecture and reception – 1 June at 5pm

OPHI Summer School 2017: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement & Analysis

Seminars: The seminars are held on Mondays from 13:00-14:00 in Seminar Room 3, Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TB. Everyone is welcome, and a complimentary sandwich lunch is available on a first come, first served basis.

There are no seminars currently available.

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Previous Events

Amartya Sen’s Distinguished Public Lecture

Professor Amartya Sen delivered a Distinguished Public Lecture at 5pm on 18 January 2017 in the Sheldonian Theatre. The lecture will be chaired by Sir John Vickers, Warden of All Souls and organised by OPHI. More information is available here.

Report of the Commission on Global Poverty – Oxford Launch

On 4 November 2016, from 3-6pm, Monitoring Global Poverty, the report of the Commission on Global Poverty’ chaired by Sir Tony Atkinson, will be launched in Oxford. More information here.

Non parametric well-being comparisons
Start Date: 22 Mar 2017
End Date: 22 Mar 2017
Location: QEH Seminar Room 3
With: Koen Decancq

Brief Description: Special OPHI seminar with Koen Decancq: Title: “Non parametric well-being comparisons” (joint work with Annemie Nys) Location and time: 12:00 till 13:00, Seminar room 3, QEH, 3 Mansfield Road. Abstract: We study the problem of making interpersonal well-being comparisons when … Continue reading Non parametric well-being comparisons

WEBINAR: Impact Evaluation using the Alkire-Foster Multidimensional Outcome Measures
Start Date: 20 Mar 2017
End Date: 20 Mar 2017
Location: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/180627093
With: Dr Ana Vaz, Senior Research Officer at OPHI

Brief Description: Date: Monday March 20th, 2017 – 14:00 GMT Dr Ana Vaz, Senior Research Officer at OPHI, will lead a webinar presenting OPHI’s new research project on the use of Alkire-Foster class of measures in evaluating the impact of social protection … Continue reading WEBINAR: Impact Evaluation using the Alkire-Foster Multidimensional Outcome Measures

OPHI Summer School 2016
Start Date: 01 Aug 2016
End Date: 13 Aug 2016
Location: Beijing, China
With: OPHI Researchers & Director

Brief Description: The annual OPHI Summer School on Multidimensional Poverty Analysis will be held in Beijing, China, from 1-14 August 2016.

GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT - an exhibition of fieldwork photographs from the Oxford Department of International Development
Start Date: 09 May 2016
End Date: 13 May 2016
Location: QEH, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TB
With:

Brief Description: At the Oxford Department of International Development (ODID), where OPHI is one of the research centres, our research addresses some of the most pressing issues of our time, from migration and refugees to radicalisation and conflict, from poverty and inequality … Continue reading GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT – an exhibition of fieldwork photographs from the Oxford Department of International Development

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