Fifth Meeting of the beyond GDP sprint
- Virtual Meeting
- 5 May 2022
The meeting will discuss the Mapping of
Beyond GDP Indexes, Indicator Frameworks, Wealth, and Health Approaches.
Thursday, 5 May 2022: 7:00 am - 10:00 pm (New York time)
Chair: Richard Heys, UK Office for National Statistics
7:00 am - 7:20 am
Session 1: Introduction, welcome remarks, and scene-setting
UN Secretary General's Beyond GDP initiative
Presenter: Stefan Schweinfest, United Nations Statistics Division
Presentation: UN Secretary General's Beyond GDP initiative
7:20 am - 8:10 am
Session 2: Multidimensional Dashboards Approaches
This session overviews dash-board based approaches.
Changing Wealth of Nations Report : Data needs and issues
Presenter: Rikke Munk Hansen, Director, Statistics Division, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Presentation: Global trends and the SDG framework: Data needs and issues
The assessment of the various multidimensional vulnerability indexes initiatives and their future development
Presenter: Anya Thomas and Lurent Wagner, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA)
Presentation: Possible Development and Uses of Multi-Dimensional Vulnerability Indices
The monitor of wellbeing in terms of the economy, the environment and society, and Dutch progress towards achieving the United Nationsl'
Presenter: Jan Pieter Smits, Statistics Netherlands, and University of Eindhoven
Presentation: The Dutch Monitor of Wellbeing and the SDG's
8:10 am - 8:30 am
Session 3: Capabilities Approach
This session overviews the Human Development Index approach.
Presentation on inequality, uncertainties, opportunities, and human development
Presenter: Pedro Conceição Director, Human Development Report Office
Presentation: Inequality, uncertainties, opportunities, and human development
8:30 am - 8:35 am
8:35 am - 9:25 am
Session 4: Wealth and Equivalent Incomes Approaches
This session overviews wealth-based approaches.
Changing Wealth of Nations Report.
Presenter: Grzegorz Peszko and James Cust, World Bank
Presentation: The Changing Wealth of Nations 2021
Inclusive Wealth approach
Presenter: Sir Partha Dasgupta, Cambridge University
Flow measures equivalent to Inclusive Wealth
Presenter: Richard Heys, UK Office for National Statistics
Presentation: Flow Measures on a consistent basis to Inclusive Wealth
9:25 am - 9:45 am
Session 5: Health and Environment Approach
This session overviews frameworks which bring health economics and environmental perspectives together.
Health economics, health and climate change
Presenters: Steve MacFeely, World Health Organisation
Ms. Ritu Sadana. Head, WHO Secretariat, WHO Council on the Economics of Health for All
Presentation: Towards the 2025 SNA: a WHO perspective
9:45 am - 10:00 am
Session 6: Consolidating discussion, next steps, and closing remarks
This session will deliver an opportunity to briefly synthesize the indicator and wellbeing frameworks, capabilities indices, inclusive wealth approaches, equivalent incomes models, and economics of health for all approach.
- • Are there common opportunities and challenges across the different types of approach?
- • What should we prioritise in any future work?
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