“The Data Revolution in Africa should build upon capacity already developed over the years”.

This is the position that heads of National Statistics Offices in Africa agreed upon during their meeting held from 21st to 22nd January 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting was organized by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) to discuss the role of the official statistics community in implementing the data revolution in Africa.

A documentary video of the meeting can be accessed here.

 

 

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