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UN Committee of Experts on Environmental-Economic Accounting (UNCEEA)

   About the UNCEEA

Current chair: Peter Harper, Australian Bureau of Statistics

The UNCEEA was established by the UN Statistical Commission at its 36th session in March 2005. The UNCEEA has the following three broad objectives:

Mainstream environmental-economic accounts and related statistics

Elevate the System of Environmental-Economic Accounts (SEEA) to an international statistical standard

Advance the implementation of the SEEA in countries

To achieve these objectives, the UNCEEA programme of work focuses on:

Coordination of programmes in environment-economic accounts and related statistics among international agencies and countries

Implementation of the SEEA in countries around the world and promotion of its use in support of government policy

Furthering methodologies by identifying and prioritising critical issues, establishing appropriate mechanisms to address those issues, monitoring progress, reviewing proposed solutions and submitting recommendations to the United Nations Statistical Commission

Harmonization of data collection activities of environment and related statistics with concepts and definitions of environmental-economic accounts

   Management Documents

Terms of reference

Operational guidelines

 
   UNCEEA Meetings

The UNCEEA usually meets once a year.
Most recent meeting:

20-21 June 2013New York, USAList of Documents
See the complete list of UNCEEA meetings
 
   Reports to the UN Statistical Commission

The UNCEEA regularly reports progress on its programme of work to the UN Statistical Commission. Most recent report:

2012Forty-Third SessionArabic
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