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The First UN World Data Forum

January 15 @ 9:00 am - January 18 @ 5:00 pm UTC+2

Free
UN Data Forum

The First UN World Data Forum will be hosted by Statistics South Africa from 15 to 18 January 2017, with support from the Statistics Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, under the guidance of the United Nations Statistical Commission and the High-level Group for Partnership, Coordination and Capacity-Building for Statistics for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

The United Nations World Data Forum will be open to participants from governments, the private sector, civil society, and the scientific and academic communities, as well as media interested in covering the event.

It will be an opportunity for data and statistics experts from around the world to:

JOIN  together in this unique event with governments, businesses, civil society and the scientific and academic communities.

EXPLORE  innovative ways to apply data and statistics to measure global progress and inform evidence-based policy decisions on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

CONTRIBUTE  to important discussions, data labs and interactive platforms aimed at improving the use of data for sustainable development.

LAUNCH   new initiatives and solutions that will deliver better data for all.

Details

Start:
January 15 @ 9:00 am
End:
January 18 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://undataforum.org

Organizer

United Nations Statistics Division
Email:
dataforum@un.org
Website:
http://www.un.org

Venue

Cape Town International Convention Centre
Convention Square, 1 Lower Long St
Cape Town, 8001 South Africa
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Phone:
+27 21 410 5000
Website:
http://www.cticc.co.za