Innovative measurements in NHDRs: combining creativity with solid methodological ground …
Innovative measurements in NHDRs: combining creativity with solid methodological ground
Presentation delivered at “Making an Impact with National Human Development Reporting”, Training organized by HDRO and BRC, Almaty, 11-15 November 2013
This was a great event, which brought together many people professionally dealing with measuring unmeasurable. I was speaking about tough job of combining creativity with solid methodological ground. The presentation outlines main methodological questions, which forms the solid background for creative measurement of issues, related to sustainable human development. The presentation included practical examples from Kyrgyzstan Local HDI and Municipal Capacity Index ( see more http://undp.kg/en/resources/e-library/article/28-e-library/2489-nhdr-2012-2013 ), Social Exclusion Index used for countries in region ( see more http://europeandcis.undp.org/ourwork/poverty/show/42524883-F203-1EE9-B1013DC9E989F963 ) , Armenia Affordable Human Development Index proposal (see more http://goo.gl/0eFo0k and http://goo.gl/HG5yBL ) and 'Micronarratives' approach with examples from Montenegro ( see more http://goo.gl/Dj4mgM ).