The workshop brought together statisticians from eleven Member States who discussed a wide range of issues pertaining to collecting, analyzing and reporting of education statistics.
The programme of the workshop, in particular, focused on the thematic and global statistics and indicators required to monitor the education targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Working with the UIS experts, the participants gained deeper understanding of the UIS role in the monitoring of SDG4 and its work, current and perspective, in this area. They will familiarized themselves with the statistics and indicators required to efficiently track and monitor the SDG4 global targets on the national level and produced mappings of national data sources available to produce and report these data and indicators. In order to prepare themselves to new demands of the international reporting, the participants received hands-on practical experience of the UIS new data collection instruments as well as finalised their national ISCED mappings.