National Workshop in Jordan on Statistics and Data-Environmental statistics and sustainable development goals
The primary objective of the beneficiary country of the DA programme on Data and Statistics is assess the current status of environment statistics and to institutional arrangements between natural stakeholders to enhance their capability to regularly produce environment statistics in support of SDGs -Environment Dimension and other policy frameworks.
Another objective is to develop an action plan on national priorities for environment statistics, including the identification of one or two priority areas (see activity A1.1 of the UNDA 10th tranche environment pillar). The workshop will assess the current situation of the production of environmental statistics, priority information needs and the identification of further possible capacity building activities under the UNDA 10th tranche project.
The workshop will showcase the advantage of geospatial information system GIS to obtain environmental and statistical data, that helps achieve the national goals on sustainable development and the core set of proposed sustainable development indicators for Arab countries.
The workshop will present a good opportunity to review the indicators for the national goals on sustainable development and the core set of proposed sustainable development indicators for Arab countries.
- Recommendation of the Consultative Meeting on the Implementation Framework for the Environmental Dimension of the 2030 Agenda in the Arab Region (Arabic)
- Presentation VNR