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13 Jan 2015
The 10th Africa Symposia on Statistical Development (ASSD) took place in Kampala, Uganda. 'A Decade of Statistical Development: Revolutionising Censuses and Civil Registration and Vital Statistics towards Africa Agenda 2063' was the theme of this year's symposia opened by the Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.


09 Dec 2014
  11 countries from Southeast Asia, South Asia, and North Asia successfully completed the first NSDS Training Course in the Asian Region.


25 Nov 2014
Quality statistics are essential to guide governments to invest efficiently their resources efficiently. In low income countries more than 70% of births are not registered.


24 Nov 2014
Global consultation on the proposed post-2015 global education indicators begins In the run-up to 2015, when the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will reach their deadline, several initiatives are underway to formulate a new set of goals and targets for sustainable development.


03 Nov 2014
For a week in Bamako, Mali, AFRISTAT and PARIS21 organised a workshop for trainers in Statistics and Public Relations. The workshop gathered together over twenty participants, journalists and statisticians from Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal, alongside AFRISTAT, STATEC and PARIS21 experts.


01 Nov 2014
The Caribbean Association of Professional Statisticians(CAPS) aims to promote statistics and its application to evidence-based decision-making in the Caribbean, encourage collaboration and discussion among professional statisticians; facilitate training and development of professional statisti


18 Jul 2014
The last few days have seen a new popular form of development advocacy emerge, the SDG Haiku. PARIS21 was more than willing to take part and tweet a few thoughts on statistics, data, and measurement.




01 Jul 2014
The Statistics Division of FAO is in the process of recruiting two Statisticians (Senior P-5, Junior P-3) in the area of Environment Statistics. P-5 Senior StatisticianP-3 Junior Statistician Application deadline is 23 Jul


18 Jun 2014
PARIS21 is looking for Regional Programme Co-ordinators to join the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) and play an active role in strengthening on-going country and regional activities in (a) Africa and the Middle East as well as (b) Latin America and the Caribbean.