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Workshop on International Merchandise Trade Statistics

UN Photo/Jerry Frank Economic globalization, advancement in technology and the emergence of Big Data present many new challenges and opportunities for International Trade statistics. In order to meet these challenges and measure Trade more accurately …

New tool smooths path out of least developed country category

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=0hFOIVZD0dM As many as 14 of the world’s 47 least developed countries (LDCs) may leave this category in the coming years thanks to their rapid economic and human development. While certainly a cause …

Walking the Walk on SDG Implementation

Everyone is talking about implementing the 2030 Agenda, especially considering the inter-linkages between the three dimensions of sustainability and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). But how do we do this in practice? And how do we work to …

The First International Forum on Migration Statistics

In close collaboration with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) organized the first inaugural …

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