PARIS21 organised a regional workshop on National Statistical Laws in the countries of the Andean Community, in Bogota, Colombia on 05-06 July 2017. The seminar included representatives of the Andean Community (CAN) member countries (Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru) as well as invited countries Paraguay and the Dominican Republic. The workshop was co-organised with the CAN Secretariat and hosted by DANE, the Colombian NSO. ECLAC also participated in the workshop. The workshop allowed countries to gather experience from other regions in particular the EU. Attendees drew recommendations to take into account while reviewing their national statistical legislations. PARIS21, CAN and ECLAC agreed to accompany the countries in the implementation of these recommendations.