Sixth Meeting of the TCG

The sixth TCG meeting focused specifically on:

  • To ENDORSE the methodological developments and APPROVE the list of indicators to be published in 2020;
  • To REVIEW and FINALIZE the list of thematic indicators;
  • Advancing the discussion on potential new indicators, to APPROVE methodological work in the relevant area;
  • To DISCUSS countries experiences in producing, reporting and validate data and UPDATE, if necessary, the SDG data validation process;
  • To identify at least three indicators to develop milestones on benchmarking and approve the process;
  • To IDENTIFY areas for improvement in data production and funding

Session presentations

Session 1: Opening of TCG 6

Sixth Meeting of Technical Cooperation Group: Update on Global Progress

Session 2: Report on methodological development and standards

Report by the TCG working group on indicator development

Report on Inter-Agency Group on Education Inequality Indicators

Global Alliance to Monitor Learning: Consultation

Session 3: Data challenges and goal setting

Benchmarking for learning: Linking 4.1.1 with broader issues in education policy

Session 4: Closing of Day 1



Session 5: Opening of Day 2 of TCG 6

Session 6: Regional and global monitoring: Aligning frameworks and expectations

Regional indicator frameworks on education

Session 7: Monitoring progress

SDG 4 Indicator benchmarking consultation

Session 8: Closing of the meeting

Summary and next steps


Working documents

  • WD/1 TCG 5th Meeting Summary (EN/FR)
  • WD/2 Progress Report (EN/FR)
  • WD/3  UIS Report on SDG 4 Indicators Data Coverage (EN/FR)
  • WD/4 Production and dissemination of education indicators: Questionnaires for stakeholders (EN/FR)
  • WD/5 SDG 4 indicator benchmarking consultation (EN/FR)
  • SDG 4 Benchmarks - Excel