Sixth Intermediate-Level e-Learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

[1 November – 11 December 2015]

The Sixth Intermediate-Level e-Learning Course on System of National Accounts (2008 SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts will be conducted by the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP), a regional institution of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) from 1 November – 11 December 2015.

The six-week e-learning course aims to provide an overview of the main changes in the SNA 2008 relative to the SNA 1993 and their effects, demonstrate methods and techniques for compiling transactional accounts in the SNA 2008, and explain use of volume measures in national accounts.

The target participants of the course are junior and middle level government statisticians who are well versed in basic concepts of the SNA at levels of the basic e-learning course on SNA conducted by SIAP. Approximately 60 participants from Armenia, Bangladesh, China, Islamic Republic of Iran, Republic of Korea, Lao PDR., Maldives, Myanmar, Mongolia, Malaysia, Nauru, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam and Vanuatu are expected to participate in the course.