HDialogue

19 September 2019 | Oliver Fiala, Senior Research Adviser at Save the Children UK

Since its inception in 1990, the Human Development Report has turned the spotlight on wider disparities that affect people’s lives, the opportunities they enjoy, and the development prospects of their countries.

30 July 2019 | HDRO
Disaggregation matters

The global MPI highlights inequalities at the global, regional, national and subnational levels. Each layer of analysis yields a new understanding of inequality and provides a far richer picture than the $1.90 a day poverty rate.

24 June 2019 | Pedro Conceição, Director of the Human Development Report Office at UNDP

UNDP’s Human Development Report turns 30 next year. This is a moment both for celebrating the report’s impact, and for reflecting on how it can continue to help global development in a landscape dominated by the SDGs.

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).