News

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.


12 Jun 2014
Making data more accessible for society at large: the role of open data, communication and technologyFrom 11 June 09:00 (GMT) until 24 June 2014!CIVICUS, Data-Pop Alliance, Open Knowledge, PARIS21, Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Ushahidi, Web-COSI and Wikiprogress Invite you to join this online discussion The purpose of this discussion is to take a bro


08 Apr 2014
In the world of data, the pace of innovations and technological advancement over the past decade has been unprecedented. Cloud storage, open data, smartphones, drone imaging, data visualization, social media: these innovations and many others are presenting statisticians with promising opportunities for increasing the efficiency and efficacy of data collection, dissemination, and use.


04 Apr 2014
While the global development data community has been talking about the data revolution for one year, not everyone agrees upon what it means. For some, it has come to mean more open data to help citizens hold government accountable, or a major survey to build a baseline for the post-2015 goals.


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.