This week, Bolivia is hosting the second annual PARIS21 Latin America Regional Workshop.

Entitled “Timely, Reliable and High Quality Data: Mirrors of Governance and Confidence in Official Statistics,” the workshop cover topics such as how to determine trust in official statistics, and how to harness new opportunities in the data ecosystem.

At the workshop in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, 17 representatives of National Statistics Offices discussed trust in official statistics. Attendees included representatives from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and the Andean Community. The workshop was held with support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) and the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC).

This workshop will feed into the PARIS21 Cross Regional Forum taking place 28-29 October, 2019.

The agenda and presentations from the workshop are viewable here.

 

2019 Latin America Regional Workshop

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