Fifteenth meeting of the IAEG-SDGs

21 - 23 Oct 2024   Oslo, Norway

Save the date to attend the fifteenth meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs). The meeting will be held in person from 21 to 23 October 2024 in Oslo, Norway.

The meeting will follow the same format as previous in-person IAEG-SDGs meetings. There will be a members-only meeting taking place during the first day (21 October) and a Plenary Session taking place during the next two days (22 - 23 October). For the plenary sessions, all countries, international and regional agencies and entities, and other stakeholders will be invited to register to attend.

More information will be shared and announced in due course. Please visit the IAEG-SDGs webpage from time to time for the latest.

Registration information will also be posted here in due course.

Resources for participants


  • Agenda item 2.

  • Updates on the High-Level Political Forum, SDG Summit, HLG-PCCB and the SDG Reports 2023
    • a. The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2023: Special Edition and Progress chart (PDF)
    • b. High-Level Political Forum and Voluntary National Review labs (PDF)
    • c. SDG Summit and High-level Impact Initiative on Data (PDF)
    • d. High-Level Group on Partnership, Coordination and Capacity Building for Statistics for the 2030 Agenda (HLG-PCCB) and UN World Data Forum in Hangzhou (PDF)
  • Agenda item 3.

  • Working groups and task team of the IAEG-SDGs
    • a. Geospatial information (PDF)
    • b. SDMX (PDF)
    • c. Task Team on Sustainable Tourism (PDF)
  • Agenda item 4.

  • Data availability review, refinements and metadata review of the SDG indicators
    • a. Data availability review - tier reclassification and refinements (PDF)
    • b. Finalization of metadata sub-group work and outstanding metadata by agencies (PDF)
    • c. UNODC indicators metadata updates for review (PDF)
    • d. Indicator 17.18.1 finalization update (PDF)
    • e. Indicator for target 11.c proposal (PDF)
  • Agenda item 5.

  • Implementation, monitoring and reporting on the SDGs
    • a. Monitoring of SDGs in India: Best Practices (PDF)
    • b. Implementation and reporting on SDGs (PDF)
    • c. Innovative experiments for enhancing SDG monitoring in the Pacific (PDF)
    • d. Measuring Migration in SDGs - towards better data availability and policy relevance (PDF)
    • e. EU SDG monitoring - the annual indicator review process (PDF)
    • f. Assessing global progress on peaceful, just and inclusive institutions (PDF)
  • Agenda item 6.

  • Lessons learned on SDG Monitoring and Looking Ahead
    • a. SDG monitoring challenges and lessons learned (PDF)
    • b. SDG Index (PDF)
    • c. Beyond GDP (PDF)
    • d. Measuring social justice through the lens of work (PDF)
  • Agenda item 7.

  • 2025 Comprehensive Review
    • a. IAEG-SDGs (PDF)
    • b. Proxy indicators/ FAO proposal for a proxy of SDG indicator 2.4.1 on "productive and sustainable agriculture" (PDF)
    • c. CCSA reflections/consolidated opinion (PDF)
  • Agenda item 8.

  • Data disaggregation and inclusive data
    • a. Collaborative on Citizen Data (PDF)
    • b. Enhancing visibility of refugees, IDPs and stateless persons in the SDGs: new resources and guidance (PDF)
    • c. Progress on Children's Well-being (PDF)
    • d. The SDG Gender Snapshot 2023 (PDF)
    • e. Child Atlas (PDF)
  • Agenda item 9.

  • Lighting talks on e-learnings, publications and other announcements
    • a. Small Area Estimation E-learning (PDF)
    • b. Population Data Portal (PDF)
    • c. Inclusive data and persons with disabilities (PDF)
    • d. Leave No One Behind Partnership: Making Voices Heard and Count (PDF)
    • e. Edward Elgar book on Interlinkages between the Sustainable Development Goals (PDF)
  • Agenda item 10.

  • Data partnership and capacity development for SDGs
    • a. Partnership, monitoring at the subnational level and CBMS (PDF)
    • b. Data for Now (PDF)
    • c. State of SDGs measurement in Africa (PDF)
    • d. Science and the SDGs - Nature's project to boost awareness of the Goals among researchers (PDF)
    • e. Global Network of Institutions for Statistical Training (GIST): UN SDG:Learn and Statistical Training Assessment Tool (PDF)
    • f. Capacity development needs assessment (PDF)
  • Agenda item 11.

  • Data innovations and initiatives for SDGs
    • a. AI and Machine Learning and SDG Monitoring (PDF)
    • b. UN Data Commons for the SDGs (PDF)
    • c. Big Earth Data in support of environmental SDG indicators (PDF)
    • d. SDG Atlas (PDF | Video clip)
    • e. Innovation in exchanging and disseminating FAO SDG data: the FAO DATA Explorer (PDF)
  • Agenda item 12.

  • Workplan and next steps (PDF)
  • Agenda item 13.

  • Closing (PDF)