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CES Steering Group on Statistics for Sustainable Development Goals

Contact person: Mr. Jonathan Gessendorfer


  • The Steering Group guides and coordinates the CES work on statistics for SDGs. Its mission is to be a key resource providing guidance to countries on statistical follow-up to the 2030 Agenda through numerous vehicles, including meetings, workshops, guidelines, tools, websites and international collaboration. The Steering Group aims to play a pioneering role by identifying emerging issues and strategic topics for the future.
  • To follow up on the implementation of the CES Road Map on Statistics for SDGs; The road map provides a strategy on how to implement a system for producing data on SDGs, and guides the CES members in this work. The second edition of the road map was adopted by the Conference in 2021.

Terms of reference (June 2022) 

Knowledge Hub on SDGs

Second Edition of CES Road Map on statistics for SDGs (February 2022)
First Edition of CES Road Map on statistics for SDGs (July 2017)
Declaration on the role of national statistical offices in measuring and monitoring SDGs (June 2015) 

Background information