Subregional Workshop on Data and Statistics for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for High-Level Official Statisticians
The workshop will bring the heads and senior managers of the national statistical offices (NSOs) of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan together to exchange experiences and lessons from national SDG data readiness assessments, mappings of national indicators to the global framework, and the design, implementation and monitoring and evaluation of National Strategies for the Developments of Statistics (NSDSs).
Ninth Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
The courses progressively introduce SNA concepts and compilation methods and the changes introduced in the latest update of SNA standards—the SNA 2008. The first course is a basic-level elearning course that introduces the basic tenets of the SNA 2008; its target participants are junior statisticians engaged in some aspect of compiling national accounts statistics or data collection of its source statistics. (Course Information)
Regional Training Course on Costs of Agricultural Production Statistics, Communication and Advocacy for Statistics
This training course is aimed at strengthening the communication and advocacy capacities of statistical offices and statistical units of agricultural ministries to promote use of agricultural data in policy monitoring and evaluation. Specifically, the training course will equip participants with knowledge of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) related to agriculture, associated indicators and tools to promote their importance in national development policy. Participants are expected to lead advocacy events in their respective countries that puts investment in agriculture statistics as crucial in monitoring SDGs.
Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week 2017
Group Training Programme on Production and Statistical Analysis of Monitoring Indicators in Support of Inclusive Development Policies 2017
To strengthen the capacity of government statisticians to produce SDG indicators and relevant social and economic statistics that facilitate the analysis of disparities and monitoring of impacts of inclusive development policies.
Regional Training Course on Integrated Economic Statistics to support 2008 SNA implementation
The course is designed to enhance the capacity of participating countries to: Rationalize data sources for economic statistics and understand the interlinkages between the various data collections and compilations; Plan for effective economic census/enterprise survey questionnaires and tabulation plans; Plan for the use of economic census results for other economic data collections and in the compilation of national accounts.
Sub-Regional Training Course on Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing (CAPI) for Surveys/Censuses and Use of ICT tools-STATA- for Survey Data Analysis
To increase ability of NSS to access and use ICT for production and dissemination of minimum set of agricultural and rural statistics; To improve capacity of countries to adopt cost-effective and reliable methods for producing a minimum set of agricultural and rural statistics.
Regional Workshop on Training of Trainers for Official Statistics
To support statistical training providers in the Asia-Pacific region to assess training needs, design and deliver statistical training programmes for official statisticians working at National Statistical Systems (NSSs) in a more harmonized form and with higher quality, SIAP is organizing a Training of Trainers (ToT) workshop (21-24 March 2017). The ToT workshop aims to bring senior officials from institutes providing training on official statistics in the Asia-Pacific region to share best practices regarding training design and facilitation. The workshop also aims to equip participants with the improved skills in designing, developing and delivery of training on official statistics with focus on agricultural and rural statistics.
Eleventh Basic-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
To provide an overview of the SNA 2008 and to demonstrate methods and techniques for compiling transactional accounts in the SNA 2008.
Statistical Leadership Training of Heads of NSOs
The Statistical Leadership Training aims to develop and enhance the leadership skills of new NSO heads towards effective leadership of statistical offices and the national statistical system at large. It also aims to improve confidence of NSO heads as statistical leaders in their national statistical system, to build sense of accountability, and create networks among statistical leaders in the region. The training will also be a venue for shared learning of experiences and practices in leading and managing their statistical offices and in their leadership role in the national statistical system.
Group Training Course on Applying ICT Innovation for Modernizing Official Statistical Systems
The six-week residential course enhanced the knowledge and skills of participants to apply statistical standards and frameworks and ICT innovations for modernizing collection, processing, presentation and dissemination of data to meet data requirements for monitoring SDG indicators. Participants applied the acquired knowledge and skills on designing, managing and implementing a sample survey project using CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing) data collection methods and presented their results at the end of the training course.