All events

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The PARIS21 and UNSD event aims to scale up innovation in capacity development for better data, based on new approaches to statistical capacity development.
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The 2nd International Forum on Migration Statistics (IFMS) is organized by IOM in partnership with by the OECD and the UN DESA.
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This event is a part of the Geneva Day in Davos, which will explore innovative solutions and new international governance mechanism, including in Global Heath.
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27 January 2020
The Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences is organizing a discussion evening on SDGs on 27 January 2020 in Bern.
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18 February 2020
Members and partners from SDSN Switzerland come together for the annual general assembly to find solutions for the implementation of the SDGs.
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19 February 2020
Topic of the first dialogue is “Collecting data: How can big data contribute to leaving no one behind and achieving the SDGs? “.
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This event will explore how innovation, financing and governance can be better leveraged to achieve more and better data for the 'decade of action'.
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PARIS21, UNSD and partners are organising an event on 'More and Better Financing of Data for Development' during the United Nations Statistical Commission.
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During this information briefing & breakfast, the organizers, the host country and members of the programme committee will inform you about the next UNWDF.
Cancelled
20 March 2020
The Swiss Academies will take part in Bern’s Museum Night on 20th March and will include in its programme the UN’s global sustainability goals.
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PARIS21 and the OECD are convening a webinar to discuss the issue of SDG alignment and corresponding data production and use at the country level.
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22 April 2020
Topic of the second dialogue is " Data protection against vulnerabilities: questions of trust, security, and privacy of data".
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The event will focus on the question of where and how the human and social sciences can "generate" innovations.
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Topic of the third dialogue is "Sharing data: Economic, trade, and labour data: Identifying win-win solutions - Towards Data Commons."
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26 June 2020
SDS2020 brings together opinion-leaders, practitioners, decision-makers and researchers with interest in Data Science.
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As part of the `’Science after noon’ lecture series, Georges-Simon Ulricht, Director-General of the Federal Statistical Office speaks about measuring progress towards the SDGs.
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A virtual side event will take place on the margins of the HLPF 2020 and the Road to Bern initiative. Among different topics covered, it aims also to provide information on the virtual UNWDF.
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Providing timely accurate population & migration estimates and their implications for demographic changes in line with the vision of the UN75 global dialogues.
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SDSN Switzerland, in cooperation with the Swiss Federal Statistical Office, is organizing the event "Measuring progress towards the SDGs".
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The Energy Hackdays make a valuable contribution to energy efficiency. The aim is to use open data to create a sustainable energy future.
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The SEVAL congress is dedicated to thinking and discussion around participative evaluation, in particular on the relevant definitions, principles, methods and practices.
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The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is organizing a Stats Café on Financing Statistical Development. It will be held virtually from 12:00-13:00 (Bangkok Time, GMT+7)
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The Science Café Berne is dedicated to current social issues and enables a direct dialogue to take place between the audience and experts.
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National Development Planning experts from ASEAN Member States and Secretariat will exchange on practical solutions to accelerate SDG implementation.
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The Science Café Thun is dedicated to current social issues and enables a direct dialogue to take place between the audience and experts.
Online
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Topic of the fourth dialogue is "Using data: How to make data user-friendly".
Online
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The UN Global Working Group will conduct a webinar with the Federal Statistical Office of Switzerland on the topic of data innovation in official statistics. FSO has taken the initiative to include data science into the portfolio of its work. This will be for the benefit not only of the federal statistical office but also of other government departments.
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The virtual Forum is organised by the UN to discuss the 2030 agenda together, as well as data time during the COVID-19 pandemic, including topical issues related to data such as use, trust and leaving no one behind.
Postponed
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This event will discuss the contribution of the private sector to the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations and how companies can be themselves more sustainable. [Event in English]
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The numbers bear this out: inequality has increased dramatically throughout the world. What does this mean for Switzerland and its development cooperation? [Event in German]
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The FSO introduces itself - the people behind the statistics and what businesses can learn. Discussions between the world of business and official statistics.
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Where does Switzerland stand in terms of sustainable development? What challenges does it face? Politics, administration and the civil society in dialogue. [Event in German]
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28 October 2020
Participants from all sectors meet at Forum ö for active cooperation, showing their commitment to resilient, sustainable economic growth.
Online
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Data 2025 aims to boost understanding of what data is based on technical and economic realities, starting today and looking to the opportunities and challenges of new tech in the year 2025.
Upcoming
18 May 2021
The 33rd Meeting of the Sustainable Development Forum will be held in Bern on 18th May 2021.
Postponed
Upcoming
The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) is organizing the 8th Global Forum on Gender Statistics. This event will take place in Bern, on the 15-16. October 2020.
Postponed
Upcoming
Due to the extraordinary situation, the Swiss Statistics Days 2020 have been postponed to 2021. The theme will remain the same; Dati: da tutti per tutti? - Data: from all for all? The exact dates will be communicated here in due course.
Postponed
Upcoming
31 December 2021
The conference aims to show the diversity of and possibilities for age-friendly environments in Switzerland and encourage discussion between stakeholders.
Postponed
Upcoming
Public panel discussion on equality in film as part of the annual meeting of the European Film Agency Research Network EFARN.
Postponed
Upcoming
In cooperation with the University of Bern, the Polit Forum Bern is organising a series of talks with leading sustainability research experts. [Event in German]
Postponed
Upcoming
In cooperation with the University of Bern, the Polit Forum Bern is organising a series of talks with leading sustainability research experts. [Event in German]
Postponed
Upcoming
In cooperation with the University of Bern, the Polit Forum Bern is organising a series of talks with leading sustainability research experts. [Event in German]
Postponed
Upcoming
How space technologies contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals and what challenges arise in the long-term use of outer space. [Event in German and English]
Postponed
Upcoming
SDSN Switzerland is organising a podium discussion with partners and asks what role individuals can play in achieving the goals. [Event switching between German and French; ]
Postponed
Upcoming
The central topic of the event is the State’s role in Switzerland's data and information ecosystem. [Event in German]
Postponed
Upcoming
Join us to get a better picture of the role, but also of the challenges and limitations of international cooperation. [Event in German]
Postponed
Upcoming
The importance of statistics in the fight against violence against women and girls will be discussed by the federal administration, the police and civil society. [Event switching between German and French]
Postponed
Upcoming
This panel will present the opportunities and challenges of the private sector's contribution to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in connection with Switzerland's international cooperation. [Event switching between German and French]
Postponed
Upcoming
Produce, consume, throw away - this form of economic activity is a one-way street and has caused the worldwide plastics crisis. Experts will discuss approaches and solutions according to the motto of F. Dürrenmatt: "What concerns everyone, only everyone can solve". [Event in German]