54th Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission

United Nations Headquarters

The United Nations Statistical Commission, established in 1947, is the highest body of the global statistical system bringing together the Chief Statisticians from member states from around the world. It is the highest decision making body for international statistical activities, responsible for setting of statistical standards and the development of concepts and methods, including their…

Open Data Day

Global

Open Data Day is an annual celebration of open data all over the world. Groups from around the world create local events on the day where they will use open data in their communities. It is an opportunity to show the benefits of open data and encourage the adoption of open data policies in government,…

The 67th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

New York City, NY USA

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are invited to contribute to the session. The themes this year is "Innovation…

PARIS21 Spring Meetings: Going local to leave no one behind: The role of sub-national data

Basel, Switzerland

PARIS21, the Swiss Federal Statistical Office's Project Rosling and the Canton of Basel are pleased to announce the 2023 Spring Meeting which will focus on the role of sub-national data in leaving no one behind. Low- and middle-income countries are on the frontline of climate change, humanitarian crises and other global challenges. Vulnerable and poor…

UN World Data Forum

Hangzhou, China

The aim of the UN World Data Forum is to spur data innovation, nurture partnerships, mobilize high-level political and financial support for data, and build a pathway to better data for sustainable development. Since January 2017, the Forum’s community has grown from 2,000 people who attended the first and second Forum in Cape Town, South Africa and Dubai,…