RESEARCH PILLAR 1: POVERTY

To understand the multi-dimensional aspects of poverty eradication in order to expand poverty analysis to include the broader development challenges and to derive appropriate policy measures at different stages of development.

Beyond Poverty – Factoring in Vulnerability

1) Poverty Line Income (PLI) to Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)
2) Education, Health, Living Standards, Income
3) Vulnerable Employment
4) Working Poor
5) Raising The Income and Wealth of B40 Households
6) SMEs & Poverty Alleviation

Title: Globalization and Chronic Poverty in Southeast Asia’s Cities (University Malaya Research Grant); Sub-Programme: Health and Chronic Poverty; Status: Ongoing

1. CPDS Development Forum
2. National Stakeholder Roundtable (Beyond Poverty: Key Issues in Development)
3. The Royal Professor Ungku Aziz Lecture Series