Registration for PfGG Expert Webinar

Best practices: The Danish Sustainability Indicators and The Human Rights Guide to the SDGs

Date: April 6, 2021

Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am EST | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm CET

Zoom link will be shared with registered participants prior to the event

We are thrilled to give members of PfGG the opportunity to hear directly about  best practices from both Statistics Denmark and The Danish Institute for Human Rights.

This webinar will feature chief statistician from Statistics Denmark, Niels Ploug, and Maria Ploug Petersen and Birgitte Feiring from The Danish Institute for Human Rights .

Mr. Ploug will talk about the project “Our Goals” and the process around identifying supplementary SDG indicators in Denmark. Mr. Ploug has worked at the heart of this effort and has also been involved in the UN statistical committee as well as worked with capacity building for statistical bureaus around the world.

Ms. Petersen and Ms. Feiring will explain the Human Rights Guide to the SDGs and walk through how this instrument can be used by policy makers to design national action plans based on human rights.

 

Agenda


1:45 pm CET                       Virtual meeting room opens

2:00 pm CET                       Opening remarks

                                               Kirsten Brosbøl, founder of Parliamentarians for the Global Goals

2:05 pm CET                       Presentation of Our Goals – the Danish sustainability indicators

                                               Niels Ploug, Statistics Denmark

2:20 pm CET                       Presentation of the Human Rights Guide to the SDGs

                                               Maria Ploug Petersen and Birgitte Feiring, The Danish Institute for Human Rights

2:35 pm CET                       Questions and comments by participants

2:55 pm CET                      Closing remarks

                                               Kirsten Brosbøl

3:00 pm CET                       Adjourn

 

Zoom link will be shared with registered participants prior to the event

Find the report Our Goals here

Find the Human Rights Guide to the SDGs here