8th Meeting of the TCG 

The TCG Secretariat announced the 8th Meeting of the Technical Cooperation Group on the Indicators for SDG4-Education 2030 (TCG 8).

The TCG 8 was held on 2 November 2021 and focused on:

  • Providing an update on the global, thematic and regional methodological developments to fill data gaps, including:
    • New reporting of administrative data, including expenditure
    • New developments on learning outcome indicators
    • New developments on household survey-based indicators
    • Population estimates: call for a task force;
  • Discussing regional and national engagements within the TCG working arrangements;
  • Presenting status, finalization, and next steps for SDG 4 benchmarks.


Working Groups meetings

All TCG Working Groups and the Global Alliance to Monitor Learning (GAML) met prior to the TCG 8th Meeting. Find out more about each of the working groups meetings:


Browse the programme of the meeting and consult documents and presentations from the speakers.

Session 1 - Opening of the TCG

  1  Opening of the TCG Mr Alpha Bah (Gambia), chair
Session   Item   Speakers Documents
1.a   Opening of the meeting objectives    Ms Silvia Montoya, UIS
1.b   Global Education Cooperation Mechanism   Ms Maki Katsuno-Hayashikawa, 2021 Global Education Meeting -
    (GCM) Debrief   UNESCO Ministerial Segment
  - Presentation
1.c   Update on progress from the TCG   Ms Silvia Montoya, UIS TCG Progress Report 2020-2021
      - Presentation
1.d   Report of the TCG working arrangements   Mr Manos Antoninis,  Proposed Revisions in the TCG 
      UNESCO/GEMR Organization
    - Presentation (forthcoming)