UN World Data Forum 2018

SDG 16 Hub
SDG 16 Hub

The World Data Forum provides an opportunity for experts in data and statistics from around the world to gather to:

  • Collaborate with other stakeholders;
  • Encourage innovation in the application of data and statistics to global processes, especially to assist with the realisation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development;
  • Contribute to discussions and interactive platforms to improve the use of data for sustainable development; and
  • Launch new initiatives and brainstorm solutions to deliver better data for all.

In 2018, the forum will cover the following thematic areas;

  • New approaches to capacity development for better data
  • Innovations and synergies across data ecosystems
  • Leaving no one behind
  • Understanding the world through data
  • Building trust in data and statistics
  • How far have we come?

Read more about the World Data Forum 2018 here

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