Eleventh meeting of the IAEG-SDGs

3 - 5 Nov 2020   Virtual

The eleventh meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs), will be held virtually from 3 to 5 November 2020 from 8:00-11:00 am NYC EST each day.

This meeting will follow a similar format to the quarterly open meetings held by the IAEG-SDGs since June 2020 and is open to all countries, international and regional agencies and entities, and stakeholders. The registration is closed. However, please check the 'Documents' tab for how to follow the meeting events.

The IAEG-SDGs was established by the Statistical Commission at its 46th session to develop an indicator framework for the monitoring of the Goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development at the global level, and to support its implementation.

Resources for participants

Outcome documents

Background documents and weblinks


  • Agenda item 2.

  • Updates from the High-Level Political Forum and General Assembly Event on SDG Moment (PDF)
  • Agenda item 3.

  • Update on the work of the High-Level Group on Partnership, Coordination and Capacity Building for Statistics for the 2030 and the World Data Forum 2020 (PDF)
  • Agenda item 4.

  • Updates on the revised global indicator framework and SDG indicator website (PDF)
  • Agenda item 6.

  • Update on the working groups of the IAEG-SDGs
    • a. SDMX (PDF)
    • b. Geospatial information (PDF), Roadmap outline (PDF), WGGI indicators (XLSX)
    • c. Measurement of Development Support (PDF), Background note (PDF)
  • Agenda item 7.

  • Data availability review of Tier I and II indicators and corresponding updates to the tier classification and status update on missing submissions of data in the framework (PDF)
    • Background 10.7.1 (data gaps) (PDF)
    • Data collection plan 2.4.1 (data gaps) (PDF)
  • Agenda item 8.

  • Refinements of the global SDG framework: review of proposals (PDF)
  • Agenda item 9.

  • Metadata review: Work of the IAEG-SDG sub-group and review of procedures for updating metadata (PDF)
  • Agenda item 11.

  • Implementation, monitoring and reporting on SDGs (including national/regional/global SDG reporting):
    • a. CES Road Map on Statistics for SDGs 2.0 (PDF)
    • b. SDG Reporting Platform for Goal 16 (PDF)
    • c. Indicator 1.2.2 (PDF)
    • d. Voluntary National Review: Malaysia (PDF)
    • e. Stakeholder citizen-generated data (PDF)
  • Agenda item 12.

  • COVID-19 pandemic and SDGs:
    • a. COVID-19 related SDG indicators (PDF)
    • b. How Covid-19 is changing the world: a statistical perspective (PDF)
    • c. Statistical COVID-19 responses (PDF)
  • Agenda item 13.

  • Data disaggregation:
    • a. Update on IAEG-SDG/UNSD data disaggregation work (UNSD): Handbook, compilation of existing methodologies/tools and small area estimation (PDF)
    • b. Sweden: First country report with a focus on vulnerable populations (PDF)
    • c. UNHCR: Thematic report on SDG indicators disaggregated by forced displacement (PDF)
  • Agenda item 14.

  • Data innovations and initiatives for SDGs:
    • a. Collaborative on Administrative Data (PDF)
    • b. Data4Now (PDF)
    • c. Intersecretariat Working Group on Household Surveys (ISWGHS) (PDF)
    • d. Data and evidence tools for decision making (PDF)
  • Agenda item 15.

  • Capacity building activities for SDGs:
    • a. Mozambique: country presentation from UNSD-FCDO project on SDG monitoring (PDF)
    • b. Global Network of Data Officers and Statisticians (PDF)
    • c. PARIS21 capacity building activities (PDF)
    • d. Capacity development activities in Africa for the 2030 Agenda (PDF)
    • e. Capacity development activities in Asia-Pacific for the 2030 Agenda (PDF)
  • Agenda item 16.

  • Workplan and next steps (PDF)