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Understanding poverty dynamics and eradicating poverty

3rd - 4th February, 2011
New Delhi, India


Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA)


The seminar will start with the launch and presentation of the new India Chronic Poverty Report. It has been called to disseminate 10 years of research work on chronic poverty and poverty dynamics. Following the launch, the rest of the conference will comprise a series of Round Table discussions on the following issues:

  • Poverty Dynamics
  • Chronic Poverty and Agriculture
  • Growth and Poverty; Anti Poverty Policies: Policy Lessons
  • inter-generational Poverty, Health, Education and Assets

Each session will have a few short lead presentations, some of which will be thematic, and some based on particular country experiences.

Speakers and schedule

Key speakers and panellists include:

  • Jaime Saavedra, Acting Director, World Bank
  • Dr. Shantanu Mukherjee, UNDP

Event website

For more information on this event, please contact the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA)

Meeting reports


India Chronic Poverty Report

Resources and links

IIPA Link to the conference flyer