In the period of October 25-26, 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland, the 15th session of the Joint Task Force on Environmental Statistics and Indicators was held.
The leading specialist of the Department of Agriculture and Ecology Statistics, N.T. Dekhkanova from the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Statistics participated in this session.
The 15th session was attended by representatives of the statistical services of the countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Central Asia (EECCA), the European Environment Agency (EEA), experts from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD ), Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).
The session was aimed at studying various international, regional and national initiatives undertaken or planned to promote the integration and modernization of environmental statistics and indicators, the experience of EECCA countries in the application of environmental indicators, as well as consideration of issues of capacity building in the field of sustainable development and "green" economy.