Second meeting of the IAEG-SDGs 26-28 Oct 2015 Bangkok, Thailand

UN DESA’s Statistics Division is organising the second meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs), to be held on 26-28 October 2015 at the United Nations Conference Center in Bangkok, Thailand and hosted by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP).

Meeting objectives

  • Review the list of possible global indicators
  • Discuss the global indicator framework, interlinkages across targets and critical issues including data disaggregation
  • Discuss the work plan and next steps

Tentative Agenda:

  1. Opening
  2. Review of the mandates and outcomes of the 70th Session of the General Assembly on the Post-2015 Development Agenda
  3. Stocktaking on inputs from the two discussion streams and open consultations
  4. Detailed review of the list of proposed global indicators and related issues
    • Review of the proposed indicators for global monitoring and recommended revisions
    • Mapping of proposed indicators for global monitoring against major indicator frameworks (including regional frameworks)
    • Data disaggregation and other cross-cutting issues
    • Identification of inter-linkages across goals and targets
  5. Communication and presentation of the global SDG indicators
  6. Work plan and next steps