MDG Monitoring in the UN system

DESA’s Statistics Division will convene the 24th meeting of Interagency and Expert Group Meeting on MDG indicators (IAEG-MDG), in Geneva, Switzerland, from 16 to 19 October 2013.

The IAEG-MDG has been responsible for data development, compilation and analysis for the assessment of trends in MDG indicators. The Group includes the UN Secretariat, a number of UN agencies, as well as national experts from statistical offices concerned with the development of data for MDGs. The 24th meeting will review the on-going and planned activities related to MDG monitoring by various UN agencies, and discuss the plans for the upcoming MDG reports. The group will also explore the lessons learned from MDG monitoring at national and regional levels.

For more information: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/newsletter/globalstat_unsd_calendar.htm