Inter-sessional activities 2017/2018
Ms. Wasmalia Bivar (Brazil), Chair of the Statistical Commission addressing the ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting, 7 June 2017. The transcript of the speech is available in English and Spanish.
In the same meeting, the Economic and Social Council adopted the global indicator framework for the Sustainable Development Goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (see Report).
Ms. Wasmalia Bivar (Brazil), Chair of the Statistical Commission addressing the 16th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues - 16th session, 4 May 2017. The transcript of the speech is available in English and Spanish.
Video message by Mr. Georges-Simon Ulrich (Switzerland), Vice-Chair of the Statistical Commission, addressing the 60th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, Vienna, 13-17 March 2017. The transcript of the video message is available here.
Ms. Aija Zigure (Latvia), Rapporteur of the Statistical Commission participating in an interactive expert panel on "Enhancing availability and use of data and gender statistics to support accelerated implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action as well as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development" during the 61st Session of Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), 13-24 March 2017 (Ms. Aija Zigure starts at the 37th minute)