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.
03 Sep 2013
The ADP and National Institute of Statistics Rwanda (NISR) hosted a series of Microdata Outreach Workshops in August to reach out to data users from the National University of Rwanda (NUR) School of Public Health in Kigali, the NUR in Butare, and the INES Ruhengeri. Earlier in May 2013, the NISR launched the National Data Archive (NADA) as a platform for disseminating survey and census micro
09 Aug 2013
The review of the National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS, 2010-19) in the Maldives needs a consultant to work closely with authorities, covering all stakeholder agencies. The assessment will review the current situation, identifying the changes in the statistical work programs of the agencies since the initiation of NSDS and propose changes in the remaining period of the NSDS.
09 Aug 2013
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Office for the Implementation of the Global Strategy is looking for someone to lead the technical assistance and training components of the Global Strategy to improve agricultural and rural statistics.
08 Aug 2013
The Cook Islands Statistics Office (CISO) in collaboration with the Secretariat for the Pacific Community (SPC) and PARIS21 recently conducted a seminar on the National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS). More than 50 key stakeholders from government agencies, private sector, and local NGOs participated in the activity.
07 Aug 2013
As some of the PARIS21 family in the Northern Hemisphere prepare for the summer and the accompanying break, I’d like to share a few thoughts on the inspirational year that has been, and what’s next.