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18 May 2017
PARIS21 is looking for a Personal Assistant to join the PARIS21 Secretariat. The selected candidate will provide direct support to the PARIS21 Secretariat Manager and Deputy Secretariat Manager and will assist with a wide range of administrative duties.


15 May 2017
PARIS21 participated in the launch of the UNSD-DfID Project on SDG monitoring. The 5-day workshop held in Addis Ababa from May 15-19 included two NSO staff from 10 countries.


10 Apr 2017
Dr. the Hon. Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada, giving the keynote address On the first day of the PARIS21 Annual Meetings, participants welcomed the Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr. the Hon.


30 Mar 2017
As part of its work as custodian agency on SDG indicators 17.18.2, 17.18.3 and 17.19.1, PARIS21 attended the 5th Meeting of the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on the Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDG) which took place on 30 and 31 March 2017 in Ottawa, Canada. 


20 Mar 2017
From 27 to 31 March 2017, PARIS21 reviewed the NSDS-1 of Guinea, jointly with AFRISTAT and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.


01 Mar 2017
Workshop participants pose for a photo with the Assistant Commissioner of Statistics – Ms Lizzie Chikoti (front row, red jacket)The vision of the Malawi Government is to move from an import-based economic model to a export-based model. Industry and Trade statistics are critical for monitoring progress towards this vision.


14 Feb 2017
Statistical Leadership Training, Chiba, Japan, 14-15 February 2017National statistical offices (NSOs) are front and centre following the adoption of Agenda 2030.  These offices face increased expectations to ensure a harmonised data ecosystem and to lead in the monitoring and reporting on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


07 Feb 2017
 From 7-10 February 2017, PARIS21 was in Cameroon for the country's second Advanced Data Planning Tool (ADAPT) workshop. This mission focused on the tool's deployment and assessed the readiness of the country’s NSO in using the tool for its data planning exercise.


04 Feb 2017
PARIS21 collaborated with the Sudan Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) and undertook an ADAPT and PISTA workshop from 4-9 February, 2017. The objective of the workshop was to present CBS with new tools to aid in the NSDS process. The ADAPT was used to provide guidance in the process of preparing for the SDGs.


25 Jan 2017
   UNDP is currently hiring a consultant to lead a Training needs assessment and training curriculum development for the National Statistical System of Myanmar.


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