malawi

In collaboration with Malawi's National Statistical Office, PARIS21 invited journalists, spokespersons from the national statistical system line ministries and statisticians from the national statistical office to participate in the workshop 'Communicating Data through Visualization' in Salima, Malawi. The Commissioner of Statistics Ms Mercy KANYUKA officially opened the workshop (image).

The workshop, held from 23rd to 24th July, aimed at promoting statistical literacy, ensure statistical materials target the right audience, foster networking amongst journalists and government spokespersons and ensure citizens understand better statistical information. Some participants highlighted how the workshop de-mystifed data for them and taught them how to use official data sources and present information in a visual way.

 

See other articles

Catch all of our exciting events LIVE at the 2021 UN World Data Forum REGISTER NOW! From 3-6 October, the world’s leading experts and policymakers working with data to supp(...)
15.09.2021
covid-19
Last year, PARIS21 launched a new podcast, “Data for the People: a post-crisis podcast”. The weekly podcast is an informal chat with leading actors and thinkers in the wor(...)
06.09.2021
data planning
Desafíos Las agencias nacionales de planificación y las oficinas de estadística a menudo no hablan el mismo idioma en sentido figurado. Si bien ambos están interesados en mo(...)
18.08.2021
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Data2X and Open Data Watch today announced that PARIS21 will become the new secretariat of the Gender Data Network (...)
09.08.2021