The United Nations Statistics Division of DESA, as the Secretariat of the UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) in collaboration with the Government of China through the National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation of China (NASG), will jointly organise the Kunming Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management with the overarching theme “Cities of the Future: Smart, Resilient and Sustainable” from 10 – 12 May 2017 in Kunming, Yunnan, China.

NASG will also host the Third Meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs) Working Group on Geospatial Information (WGGI). This physical working meeting will be convened from 8 – 10 May 2017 at the same venue, back to back with the Kunming Forum.

The related meeting information is also available at the UN-GGIM website:

About the Forum



About the Venue

General Information

Presentation Materials

Third Meeting of IAEG-SDGs: Working Group on Geospatial Information