The workshop on Navigating Policy with Data to Leave No One Behind: Regional Cooperation to Strengthen National Statistical Systems in Asia and the Pacific will be organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) in conjunction with development partners including the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), Partnership for Statistics for the 21st Century (PARIS21) and Asian Development Bank. It will be held in online format on 10th, 11th and 20th May 2021, 12:00 – 15:00 hours Bangkok time (UTC+7).
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||10 May 2021||12.00-15.00||Click here to join the meeting|
||11 May 2021||12.00-15.00||Click here to join the meeting|
||20 May 2021||12.00-15.00||Click here to join the meeting|
The workshop will discuss progress with a regional declaration to Navigate Policy with Data to Leave No One Behind adopted by the ESCAP Committee on Statistics in 2018 and endorsed by the Committee’s governing body, the ESCAP Commission in 2019 and will introduce three new projects commencing in 2021 to provide technical assistance to support countries with their commitments as outlined in the declaration.
The key objectives of the workshop are:
- To introduce and discuss progress with Asia-Pacific regional frameworks for strengthening national statistical systems
- To assess national priorities and development needs in relation to four prioritised commitments in the regional framework for strengthening national statistical systems known as the Declaration on Navigating Policy with Data to Leave No One Behind
- To gather information on country needs and potential activities in line with the national commitments of the Declaration
- To introduce three newly commenced projects aligned with the national commitments in the Declaration