News

04 Apr 2014
PARIS21, along with Center for Global Development, and African Population Health and Research Center, gathered to debate whether technology or institutions can make more of a difference for the development data revolution Summary to come...


01 Apr 2014
Position: Senior Statistician (Global Strategy) Organizational Unit: Statistics Division, ESS Grade Level: P-5 Duty Station: Rome For more information, please see the attached job posting


27 Mar 2014
Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), with the support of ADP/PARIS21, hosted a two-day Microdata Outreach Workshop near Kampala, to engage in dialogue with other data producers and key data users about microdata availability, access and use.


19 Mar 2014
The Development Data Group is pleased to invite submissions of proposals for the Spring 2014 Window of the Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB).


13 Mar 2014
Please view the full job posting on the UNDP website here: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=44816 Government of Nepal (GoN) has decided through its official strategic plan to formulate “National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS)”.


26 Feb 2014
Saturday 1 March 2014, 10:00 - 13:00 Room 2330, DC2 Building, 2 UN Plaza, New York Click here to download the full agenda. Overview Statistics is a crucial part of the development agenda, providing evidence needed to develop and monitor effective development policies and programs.


20 Jan 2014
The UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) is the statistical branch of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).


20 Dec 2013
The government of Liberia is guided by a Poverty Reduction Strategy (PRS) which requires quality statistical information for evidence based policies and decision making processes of programmes.


16 Dec 2013
PARIS21 is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in undertaking a two year project titled “Informing a Data Revolution”.


16 Dec 2013
The PARIS21 Secretariat is looking for enthusiastic staff with different levels of qualifications and experiences to contribute to the successful implementation of a highly challenging project “Informing a Data Revolution (IDR)”. We are currently offering the following full-time temporary assignments until 31 October 2015: Senior Project Co-ordinator & Data Scientist (ref ID: 09028); Country


29 Oct 2013
  Over 100 participants attended the National High Level Forum on Advocacy for Statistics in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on 24 October.


24 Oct 2013
ILO has a job vacancy for a Senior position (P5) in its Department of Statistics. For details on the post and application procedure, consult the vacancy notice. Deadline for applications is 27 October 2013.