Last week for two days in Praia, Cabo Verde, over 80 statisticians from 30 countries gathered with eight international organizations, and civil society organizations from across Africa. The two day event, "Regional Workshop on the use of Mobile Technology for Data Collection and Statistical Production in Africa" took stock of opportunities and limitations of using mobile technologies for data collection and...
The Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) is a unique initiative that aims to promote the better use and production of statistics...
The governance of the PARIS21 Partnership calls for a multi-tiered approach. The activities of the Partnership are carried out by a broad network of agencies and organisations as...
NSDS, Data Revolution, capacity development, funding, and much more. It's the PARIS21 Annual Meetings 2014!
From 20 January until 7 February, a series of consultation workshops on the national strategies for the development of statistics (NSDS) were conducted in 3 Pacific countries – Tonga, Vanuatu and Cook Islands.
The statistical offices of the 3 countries successfully led the workshops, in collaboration with the PARIS21 Secretariat and the SPC, as part of the program on the...
4 April 2014
PARIS21, along with Center for Global Development, and African Population Health and Research Center, gathered to debate whether technology or institutions can make more of a difference for the development data revolution
Summary to come...
1 April 2014
Position: Senior Statistician (Global Strategy)
Organizational Unit: Statistics Division, ESS
Grade Level: P-5
Duty Station: Rome
For more information, please see the...
27 March 2014
19 March 2014
The Development Data Group is pleased to invite submissions of proposals for the Spring 2014 Window of the Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB). TFSCB, a multi-donor trust fund, aims to improve the capacity of developing countries to produce...
Job Posting: UNDP, International Consultant to Provide Technical Inputs in the Preparation of NSDS (Nepal)13 March 2014
Please view the full job posting on the UNDP website here: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=44816
Government of Nepal (GoN) has decided through its...
26 February 2014
Saturday 1 March 2014, 10:00 - 13:00
Room 2330, DC2 Building, 2 UN Plaza, New York
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Statistics is a...
22 April 2014 - 24 April 2014Chiba - JAPAN
8 October 2014 - 10 October 2014Da Nang - VIETNAM