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Workshop on measuring sustainable development

Workshop on measuring sustainable development

29 October 2012
Palais des Nations Geneva Switzerland
The workshop will take one day and will discuss the work of the national statistical offices and international organizations on measuring sustainable development, as well as the latest international efforts related to the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (Rio+20 Conference). Officials from environmental institutions and representatives of statistical offices working in the field of environmental statistics and measuring sustainable development in the countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia, and interested countries of South-Eastern Europe are invited to attend. Participation of experts from other UNECE countries is most welcome to broaden the exchange of experiences and approaches.The workshop will take place back to back with the sixth meeting of the Joint Task Force on Environmental Indicators.

Document Title
Timetable PDF PDF
Session 1: Measuring sustainable development
Draft report of the Task Force for Measuring Sustainable Development PDF  
Presentation: Task Force on measuring sustainable development PPT  
Presentation: Switzerland (country experience) PDF  
Presentation: the Netherlands (country experience) PPT  
Session 2: Environmental sustainability
Presentation: SEEA and measuring sustainability PDF  
Presentation: Implications from Rio+20 for the EEA work PPT  
Presentation: Statistical definition and measurement of green jobs PDF  
Proposals for the statistical definition and measurement of green jobs PDF  
Session 3: Experience of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia
Armenia: questionnaire   PDF
Armenia: available indicators   XLS
Azerbaijan: questionnaire   PDF
Azerbaijan: available indicators   XLS
Belarus: questionnaire   PDF
Belarus: available indicators   XLS
Georgia: questionnaire PDF  
Georgia: available indicators XLS  
Kazakhstan: questionnaire   PDF
Kazakhstan: available indicators   XLS
Kyrgyzstan: questionnaire   PDF
Kyrgyzstan: available indicators   XLS
Republic of Moldova: questionnaire  


Republic of Moldova: available indicators   XLS
Russian Federation: questionnaire   PDF
Russian Federation: available indicators   XLS
Tajikistan: questionnaire   PDF
Tajjikistan: available indicators   XLS
Turkmenistan: available indicators   PDF
Turkmenistan: questionnaire   PDF
Ukraine: questionnaire   PDF
Ukraine: available indicators   XLS
Uzbekistan: questionnaire   PDF
Uzbekistan: available indicators   XLS
Presentation: Armenia (country experience) PPT  
Presentation: Tajikistan (country experience)   PDF
Presentation: UNECE - survey results   PPT