Final Workshop on Environment Statistics for the East African Community Region

23/10/2017 – 27/10/2017, Arusha, Tanzania

Organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), the Workshop will focus on discussing the progress in the implementation of the FDES 2013, finalizing a regional environment statistics compendium and finalizing a list of regional indicators based on EAC policies which will help countries prioritize their work to improve regional integration. The countries will present the results made in environment statistics during the project. They will also share their experiences by presenting the main challenges they faced and how they overcame them. Other topics related to environment statistics will be presented, such as climate change statistics…more

GEO Week 2017

23/10/2017 – 27/10/2017, Washington, DC, USA

The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) community will come together at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center for GEO Week 2017, consisting GEO-XIV Plenary, side events and exhibition, will highlight and promote the role, applications and opportunities to use Earth observations (EO) in delivering ‘Insight for a changing world’…more