At the request of the UN DESA Statistics Division, UN-NGLS is facilitating an open, transparent and participatory application process to identify representatives from civil society organizations, academia and the private sector to attend the plenary session of the Fourth Meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators, taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 20-21 October 2016. Apply for the Stakeholder Selection Committee by 12 September, or apply to attend the meeting by 17 September.
IAEG-SDGs Meeting objectives:
Finalise the initial tier system for indicators
Establish a process for the refinement of indicators
Review work plans for Tier III indicators
Discuss options for those indicators that do not have a proposed custodian agency
Review data flows from national to regional and global level and discuss best practices for the delivery of these data
More information about this meeting is available here.
Representatives can either apply to be members of the Stakeholder Selection Committee or to attend the meeting.
Apply for the Stakeholder Selection Committee here:
Deadline: 12 September 2016
Stakeholders apply to attend the meeting here:
Deadline: 17 September 2016
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