How did this first cycle of HLPF meetings under the auspices of the ECOSOC closed?
The partnership between Cepei and Tableau Foundation made the workshop “Visualizing sustainable development” possible. This space trained a group of 30 people in the use Tableau software for the visualization, management and communication of data.
Mister Correa talks about how the use of data has become a fundamental tool for investigative reporting now today.
Mister Umaña underlines the importance data has in decision making now a day to have a clear spectrum about what is happening with goals and indicators for the compliance of the 2030 Agenda.
Mister Rodríguez believes that one of the biggest weaknesses for the implementation of SDG’s is the lack of data, and that the existing data have not been communicated properly.
Mister Medrano emphasized on the importance this workshop had in training it’s participants so they too can replicate the knowledge and train more people in the use of Tableau software within their organizations.
“The SDGs are all sectors, at the national and sub-national levels, engaging in a coherent way.”
“There is awareness in Latin America that the Data Revolution is an opportunity to implement the 2030 Agenda.”
This is the recap video of the meetings, organized by Cepei, of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD), held in Bogota, Colombia, between April 27 and 30, 2016.
We interviewed the members of the GPSDD with whom we talked about roadmaps and data toolboxes for tracking and monitoring the 2030 Agenda.