Topic outline

  • General

    SDG Indicator 2.a.1 - Agriculture orientation index

    This course focuses on SDG Indicator 2.a.1 – Agriculture orientation index for government expenditure. The course illustrates the indicator, its rationale, the methodology and statistical classifications it is based on, and the challenges that countries may face when compiling the data.

    Duration:  1.5 hours Publication Date:  January 2018

    • System Requirements

      The online version of this course runs on the latest versions of Chrome and Safari. In order to access this course on Internet Explorer or Firefox, you must install and enable Adobe Flash player.

      The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

      • Audience

        This course is primarily intended for professionals who play a role in the data collection, analysis and reporting on SDG Indicator 2.a.1, as well as for people with an interest in the process. They include policy-makers, data producers, and professionals in charge of compiling the Government Expenditure on Agriculture questionnaire.

        • You will learn about

          The course consists of 4 lessons, ranging from approximately 15 to 30 minutes duration each:

          • Lesson 1 The role of public finance in Goal 2 and Target 2.a of the 2030 Agenda
          • Lesson 2 Target 2.a and indicator 2.a.1
          • Lesson 3 Compilation of Government Expenditure on Agriculture questionnaire
          • Lesson 4 Countries' role in compiling government expenditure data