2017, Wed, Jun 07

Dimensions of Poverty

An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker (D: Danis Tanovic, BIH, F, SLO 2013, 75 min)

Slum Housing Recife Brazil Original | © 2016 by Compassion International, Inc.

Slum Housing Recife Brazil Original | © 2016 by Compassion International, Inc.

New academic perspectives on absolute and relative global poverty: What normative categories are employed to measure poverty? What inequalities exist in poverty research when seen from a global perspective? And how much influence do normative scientists and theorists have on the public debate over worldwide poverty abatement?

With the development economists Sabina Alkire, Sakiko Fukuda-Parr and Varun Gauri and the philosophers Leif Wenar and Jo Wolff

Detailed program at dimensionsofpoverty.wordpress.com

In cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin and Justitia Amplificata