TCG Meetings Roadmap

Introduction of the page

2016

2016

1st meeting in Washington, DC in May 2016

  • Organization of the TCG and work proposal for the group was defined.
    • Two working groups were created.
  • A proposal on the establishment of the SDG 4 global indicators, based on a regional consultations during 2015 and 2016,  was submitted by the Inter-agency and Expert Group on SDG Indicators (IAEG-SDG) to the UN Statistical Commission (UNSC) and approved at the 47th Session of UNSC. The list of SDG 4 global indicators was also adopted by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in July, and by the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in September.
    • DOCUMENTS
  • A proposal of a set of SDG 4 thematic indicators was submitted to the TCG by the Technical Advisory Group (TAG), Members States and central statistics offices (CSO).
    • DOCUMENTs Education 2030 Framework for Action
  • Tier classification: 3 tiers were defined
  • Placeholders

Relevant documents

2nd meeting of TCG in Madrid, Spain in October 2016

Reporting

  • Addition of reporting on placeholders indicators, indicators WHICH WHAT?

Methodological developments

  • Metadata for SDG 4 indicators

Summary of the 2nd TCG meeting

2017

3rd meeting of the TCG in Montreal, Canada in June 2017

  • Reporting: 29 indicators

Methodological developments

  • 4.7.2, 4.a.2, 4.3.1, 4.6.3, 4.b.2, 4.2.3, 4.7.1, 4.5.2, 4.5.3, 4.a.3

2018

4th meeting of the TCG in Dubai, UEA in January 2018

Reporting 33 indicators

  • 4.a.2, 4.a.3, 4.6.3, 4.7.2

Methodological developments

  • monitoring education and equity, 4.2.3, 4.3.1, 4.5.2, 4.5.3, 4.6.3, 4.7.1, 4.7.2, 4.a.2, 4.a.3
  • Benchmarking discussion

5th meeting in Mexico City, Mexico in November 2018

Reporting on 33 indicators

Methodological developments

  • 4.1.1, completion rate (4.1.2), OOSC (4.1.4), 4.2.3, 4.2.4, 4.3.1, 4.4.3, 4.5.2, 4.a.1(d)
  • Results of Benchmark Consultation

2019

6th meeting in Yeveran, Armenia in August 2019

Reporting on 37 indicators

  • (Additional indicators - New ?) 4.7.4, 4.7.5, 4.5.2

Methodological developments

  • 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.5, 4.3.1, 4.4.3, 4.5.2, 4.5.3, 4.7.1, 4.7.4, 4.7.5, 4.a.1, 4.c.1, 4.c.3, 4.c.5, Benchmarks,
  • Deletion on indicator 4.b.2

Institutional updates

  • Global Coalition for Education Data (invite other organisations to contribute)

2020

7th meeting of the TCG (virtual) in October 2020

  • Reviewing

Methodological developments

  • Covid-19 response
  • Benchmark implementation
  • Expansion of TCG membership