Source material and useful links

for Tread Softly background briefings on Global Poverty

Statistics
PovcalNet – the World Bank tool for creating global poverty statistics

International Poverty Line
A Global Count of the Extreme Poor in 2012 – Data Issues and Methodology in updating the International Poverty Line to $1.90, from World Bank

Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) – Frequently Asked Questions

Poverty Analysis and Advocacy
Investments to End Poverty 2015 from Development Initiatives

Global Call to Action Against Poverty

The Chronic Poverty Report 2014/15: Executive Summary

Africa Progress Report 2014

Working for the Few: Political capture and economic inequality – Oxfam Briefing Paper

Where Will the World’s Poor Live? (pdf file) from Center for Global Development

Social Protection

Chronic Poverty Advisory Network

Sustainable Development Goal
From a Billion to Zero:Three Key Ingredients to End Extreme Poverty, by Laurence Chandy, Hiroshi Kato, and Homi Kharas

Climate Change
Zero Poverty Zero Emissions – Eradicating extreme poverty in the climate crisis – Summary report from Overseas  Development Institute

Tax Justice
Tax Justice Network

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