On Tuesday 3 March 2015, Kate Higgins, Manager of the DataShift, participated in a side event jointly organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) at the 46th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission in New York. The title of the session was “The System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) and Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Indicators”. Kate was asked to bring the civil society perspective to the session and was joined by Allesandra Alfieri, from UNSD, Jacqueline McGlade, Chief Scientist and Director, Division of Early Warning and Assessment at the United Nations Environment Program and Pietro Bertazzi, Manager of Policy and Government Affairs at the Global Reporting Initiative. The session was chaired by Ivo Havinga, Assistant Director at UNSD.
You can find the presentation here: DataShift presentation March 2015 – SEEA
The DataShift looks forward to more collaborations with UNSD in the future!