Take five with Papa Seck: Getting better at gender data—why does it matter?
As the programme ‘Making Every Woman and Girl Count’ launches, Papa Seck, Chief Statistician of UN Women, talks about why having data and accurate information on gender equality and women’s rights is an urgent need. Learn more
Without quality data, there is simply no credible path to achieving the SDGs
Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka at the launch of a public-private partnership to close gender data gaps for SDGs monitoring and accountability. Learn more
- 7 March 2019: UN Women convenes global leaders on statistics to share solutions to close gender data gaps and achieve the SDGs
- 7 December 2018 - Papa Seck contributes a blog post to OECD Development Matters: Measuring Beyond Outcomes: Understanding Gender Inequality
- 28 November 2018: SIDA announces contribution of 80 million Krona (USD 8.8 million) to Making Every Woman and Girl Count
- 15 November 2018: UN Women hosts side event at Global Forum on Gender Statistics - Gender data challenges to SDG monitoring: What have we learned