This document was prepared by the Working Group on Disasters of the Statistical Conference of the Americas of ECLAC, biennium 2020-2021. The Working Group was coordinated by Peru (National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI)) and Paraguay (National Institute of Statistics (INE)), with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and the Statistics Division of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) serving as technical secretariat.
This document outlines institutional and methodological recommendations, proposes six methodological steps for measuring indicators for the disaster-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and defines a number of global, regional and national criteria and instruments. The document is accompanied by a Matrix of Requirements, a diagnostic mechanism to identify the gaps and needs in statistical processes that require greater clarification and support from the national statistical offices and stakeholders involved.
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Introduction .-- Chapter I. Background .-- Chapter II. Monitoring implementation of the Sendai Framework in Latin America and the Caribbean .-- Chapter III. Institutional aspects of generating data and statistical information for monitoring the Sendai Framework .-- Chapter IV. Methodological proposal for estimation of the indicators .-- Chapter V. Final recommendations.