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.
PARIS21, Mozambique’s INE and SADC Secretariat are building bridges between statistics users and producers
14 Oct 2013
Over 50 participants, including Directors General of statistics, policy makers and various users of statistics from the SADC countries, came together in Maputo for the workshop entitled “Better dialogue on statistics for better development results”; international and regional partners were also present, such as African Development Bank, African Union Commission , UN Economic Commission for Africa
14 Oct 2013
To “leave no one behind”, we need a development data revolution.
26 Sep 2013
The Bermuda Government, Department of Statistics launched its National Strategy for the Development of Statistics by hosting a one-day consultation workshop on Thursday, September 19th 2013, at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute.The NSDS workshop was held under the theme: “Sustainable Development & Progress through Statistical Collaboration”.The workshop brought together in a consul
19 Sep 2013
On 11-13 September, PARIS21, in close collaboration with the National Statistical Institute (NSI) of the Côte d’Ivoire organized a training workshop in Abidjan for statisticians and journalists.The aim of this workshop was to help statisticians to better communicate on data and figures as well as to help journalists better understand statistics and the work of the statisticians.
17 Sep 2013
Since 1999, the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) has been driving global efforts to improve statistical capacity and promote evidence-based policy making in developing countries.