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Global Forum on Gender Statistics

Helsinki, Finland , 24-26 October 2016

United Nations

United Nations Statistics Division

Statistics Finland


  ESA/STAT/AC.326/L1 Work Programme (as of 01 November 2016)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/L2 List of Participants
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/L3 Report of the Meeting
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/101 Concept note (as of 01 November 2016)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/102 Information note (as of 14 September 2016)
PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS (as of 01 November 2016)
High level Panel: Follow up and review of the 2030 Development Agenda from a gender lens: challenges and opportunities
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/201 Finland – Ms. Anne Lammila – Ambassador for Equality Issues
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/202 OHCHR – Mr. Nicolas Fasel – Ensuring a human rights based approach in the follow up and review of the 2030 Development Agenda
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/203 Mexico – Mr. Felix Velez – National Institute for Statistics and Geography – INEGI
Session 1: Measuring women’s economic empowerment
I. Measuring asset ownership and entrepreneurship from a gender perspective, and women’s engagement in agriculture
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/204 a. EDGE project (UNSD – Ms. Lauren Pandolfelli)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/205 b. Pilot country (Statistics South Africa – Dr. Isabelle Schmidt)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/206 c. Women’s access to financial services in Jordan (Department of Statistics, Jordan – Ms. Manal Sweidan)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/207 d. Integrating gender into national agricultural surveys (FAO – Ms. Chiara Brunelli)
II. Measuring work in all its forms and gender pay and pension gaps (GPG):
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/208 a. Guidelines to operationalize the definition of work adopted at the 19th ICLS (ILO – Mr. Kieran Walsh)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/209 b. Pilot country (National Bureau of Statistics of the Republic of Moldova – Mr. Vladimir Ganta)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/210 c. Women in the informal economy (WIEGO – Ms. Joann Vanek)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/211 d. GPG measures and the political debate in Switzerland (Swiss Federal Statistical Office FSO – Ms. Katja Branger )
Session 2: Measuring women in international migration
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/212 I. International migration flows of women and men from border control and records matching (National Statistics Office of Georgia – Mr Tengiz Tsekvava)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/213 II. Employment gender gap for migrant population (Statistics Finland – Ms. Hanna Sutela)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/214 III. Integrating gender into UNHCR statistics (UNHCR – Ms. Petra Nahmias)
Session 3: Measuring violence against women (VAW)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/215 I. SDGs indicators on Violence against Women (UNSD – Ms. Francesca Grum)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/216 II. Adjusting statistical methods to measure VAW to comply with the SDGs framework (WHO – Ms. Avni Amin/ Ms. Claudia García-Moreno)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/217 III. Measuring femicide and harassment, the contribution from ICCS (International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes)(UNODC – Mr. Enrico Bisogno)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/218 IV. Capturing discriminatory social institutions that increase women’s vulnerability and normalise violence against women-SIGI initiative (OECD – Ms. Gaëlle Ferrant)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/219 V. Measuring Violence against Women in Argentina (National Institute of Statistics – Ms. Cristina Massa)
Session 4: Measuring women’s political participation
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/220 I. Review of countries’ practices in measuring women’s political participation at the local level (UNWomen – Ms. Julie Ballington)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/221 II. Women’s political participation (Italian Statistical Institute ISTAT – Ms. Sara Demofonti)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/222 III. Changing Attitudes towards Gender Equality: Update from the World Values Survey (UNFPA – Ms. Mengjia Liang and Ms. Rachel Snow)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/223 IV. Monitoring the Participation of Women in Politics in Nigeria (Nigeria National Bureau of Statistics – Ms. Oluyemi Oloyede)
Session 5: Measuring and valuing time use and unpaid work
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/224 I. Update on the revision of ICATUS (UNSD – Ms. Harumi Shibata Salazar)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/225 II. CES Task Force on valuing unpaid household service work (UK Office for National Statistics – Mr. Dominic Webber)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/226 III. Household Satellite Account (Statistics Finland – Ms. Katri Soinne)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/227 IV. Evaluation of Household Production using Satellite Accounts (HHSA) for Macroeconomic Policies in Ghana (Ghana Statistical Service – Ms. Bernice Serwah Ofosu-Baadu)
Session 6: Using administrative data and geospatial information systems for gender data (plus integrating multiple data sources)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/228 I. Gender Atlas-use of geospatial information to produce gender statistics (National Institute for Statistics and Geography – INEGI Mexico – Mr. Felix Velez)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/229 II. Women’s housework decreases fertility – Evidence from a longitudinal study among Finnish couples (Population Research Institute Finland – Ms. Anna Rotkirch, Ms. Anneli Miettinen)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/230 III. Use of administrative registers for producing gender statistics in Denmark (Statistics Denmark – Ms. Annemette Lindhardt Olsen)
Sessions 7: SDGs: gender indicators framework and data disaggregation – Leaving no one behind
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/231 I. Constructing a system for gender indicators (Brazilian Statistical Institute IBGE – Ms. Barbara Cobo)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/232 II. A Framework and Indicators for Gender Equality and Health in the Americas (PAHO – Ms. Anna Coates)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/233 III. Considering population diversity in Canada trough gender-based analysis (Statistics Canada – Ms. Julie Sauvé)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/234 IV. Producing inclusive gender statistics in Ireland (Ireland Central Statistics Office – Ms. Helen Cahill)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/235 V. Gender Statistics Information System in Korea (Korean Women's Development Institute(KWDI) Mr. Ki-Taek Jeon and Mr. Geon Pyo Park)
Session 8: Recent international initiatives on gender statistics – filling the gender data gaps
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/236 I. The new platform for the Minimum Set of Gender Indicators (UNSD – Ms. Haoyi Chen)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/237 II. Data2X: A gender data revolution to achieve gender equality (Data2X – Ms. Mayra Buvinic)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/238 III. Openness, use and impact of gender data (Open Data Watch – Ms. Shaida Badiee)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/239 IV. UNECE reporting on gender statistics activities, progress and regional challenges (UNECE – Ms. Fiona Willis-Núñez)
  V. International agencies reporting on gender initiatives
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/240 – UN Women (Mr. Papa Seck)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/241 – EIGE (Ms. Ligia Nobrega)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/242 – UNICEF (Ms. Priscilla Idele)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/243 VI. Report on the outcomes of the 10th IAEG-GS Meeting (Chair: Ms. Marjut Pietiläinen)
Summary Discussions and Recommendations
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/244 Summary Discussions and Recommendations (UNSD and Statistics Finland)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/301 Integrating gender into national agricultural surveys: Pilot country (Uganda National Statistical Office UBOS – Ms. Diana Byanjeru)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/302 Measuring VAW in Kazakhstan (NSO – Ms. Ainur Dossanova)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/303 The Egypt Economic cost of Gender-Based violence survey (Central agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics – Ms. Wafaa Maged Ahmed)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/304 UNECA reporting on gender statistics activities, progress and regional challenges (UNECA – Ms. Fatouma Sissoko)
  ESA/STAT/AC.326/305 UNESCWA reporting on gender statistics activities, progress and regional challenges (UNESCWA – Ms. Neda Jafar)