The third UN World Data Forum will take place from 18-21 October 2020, in Bern, Switzerland.
Based on a recommendation in the report titled, 'A World That Counts,' which was presented in November 2014 by the UN Secretary-General’s Independent Expert and Advisory Group on Data Revolution for Sustainable Development, the UN Statistical Commission agreed that a UN World Data Forum on Sustainable Development Data (UN World Data Forum) would be the suitable platform for intensifying cooperation with various professional groups, such as information technology, geospatial information managers, data scientists, and users, as well as civil society stakeholders.
dates: 18-21 October 2020
location: Bern, Switzerland
contact: UN Statistics Division, DESA