Multidimensional Poverty Index

The Life You Can Save Australia Announces Major Updates & Celebrates $100 Million in Donations Moved to Its Recommended Nonprofits

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Central to its latest advancements, The Life You Can Save has updated its charity evaluation framework to focus more intensively on the complexities of poverty, utilizing the Multidimensional Poverty Index.

Key Points: 
  • Central to its latest advancements, The Life You Can Save has updated its charity evaluation framework to focus more intensively on the complexities of poverty, utilizing the Multidimensional Poverty Index.
  • The Multidimensional Poverty Index, or MPI, acknowledges that poverty's impact extends beyond financial scarcity to include health, education and living standards.
  • "Our enhanced evaluation method and strategic partnerships are designed to amplify our impact," said Katie Stanford, Director of Research at The Life You Can Save.
  • Former Silicon Valley executives Jessica and Andrea La Mesa will co-lead The Life You Can Save into its next decade.