F5-Q1: How do geographical names data and gazetteers fit within the big picture of the SDGs? Are the issues related to production or accessibility?
F5-Q2: Is toponymic information like language, status of a name/language, etc. needed for all SDG indicators where geospatial data is needed?
F5-Q3: What is UNGEGN’s contribution to this overall UN/DESA - ECOSOC work program - 2030 Agenda – leaving no one behind?
The discussions will be monitored and streamlined by the moderator.
Do geographical names data play a specific role for the SDGs under a geospatial lens? The UNGEGN Bulletin #54 provides you with a 'special feature' comprising several articles on how geographical names support sustainable development: https://unstats.un.org/UNSD/geoinfo/UNGEGN/docs/Bulletin/UNGEGN_bulletin_54_finalver.pdf