bMPI supporting the private sector to achieve the eradication of multidimensional poverty in Costa Rica

- 4 February, 2022

In October 2015, Costa Rica took a transcendental step in its attempt to better identify and attend to the country’s most vulnerable population by establishing the Multidimensional Poverty Index. This led the Central American country to consider the use of five dimensions that encompass what would be known as the multidimensionality of poverty.