Regional Course on Communication and Advocacy for Agricultural and Rural Statistics , Beijing, China,

[20 - 24 April 2015, Beijing, China]

SIAP successfully conducted a five day regional training course on communication and advocacy for agricultural and rural statistics. The training course was conducted from April 20-24, 2015 in Beijing in collaboration with the National Bureau of Statistics of China. Participants were trained on how they can develop communication and advocacy strategies that can be used to mobile support across key decision makers to strengthen agricultural and rural statistics in their respective countries. The training course attracted twenty six participants from Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Indonesia, Laos PDR, Maldives, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Thailand.