HDialogue

10 June 2019 | Nevena Kulic and Christina Lengfelder

Nevena Kulic is a Researcher at the European University Institute and Christina Lengfelder is a Research Analyst at the Human Development Report Office at UNDP.

23 May 2019 | Thomas Blanchet and Lucas Chancel and Amory Gethin

At the World Inequality Lab, Thomas Blanchet is the Statistical tools and methods coordinator; Lucas Chancel is the Co-Director; and Amory Gethin is a Research Fellow.

13 May 2019 | Carlos Gradín and Kunal Sen, UNU-WIDER

21 March 2019 | Pedro Conceição, Director of the Human Development Report Office at UNDP

UNDP’s Human Development Report (HDR) celebrates its 30th birthday next year. And in the run up to that the Human Development Report Office is embarking on a major effort to re-articulate human development for today’s world.

20 March 2019 | Jon Hall, Policy Specialist at the Human Development Report Office, UNDP

Since 2013 the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness on March 20 as a way recognize the importance of happiness to people’s lives.

28 February 2019 | Jon Hall, Policy Specialist at the Human Development Report Office, UNDP

Late last year the World Wide Fund for Nature released their Living Planet Report for 2018.

07 February 2019 | Christina Lengfelder, Research Analyst at the Human Development Report Office, UNDP

In the proliferating landscape of development reports, many have asked the question of the value-added of the Human Development Reports (HDRs) in the era of the sustainable development goals (SDGs).

23 January 2019 | Thangavel Palanivel, Deputy Director of the Human Development Report Office, UNDP

Cultural and creative industries, which include arts and crafts, advertising, design, entertainment, architecture, books, media and software, have become a vital force in accelerating human development.

04 December 2018 | Ojijo Odhiambo, Senior Economic Advisor, UNDP Nigeria

The decade-long Boko Haram insurgency, epitomized by the abduction in April 2014 of 276 girls from Government Secondary School in Chibok, has left in its wake a tale of destruction, tens of thousands of deaths, displacement of millions of people and consequently, a complex and multi-facete

19 November 2018 | Selim Jahan, Director of the Human Development Report Office, UNDP

The lack of women’s empowerment is a critical form of inequality. And while there are many barriers to empowerment, violence against women and girls (VAW) is both a cause and a consequence of gender inequality.