Agricultural & Rural Statistics

Completed Courses 2015 & 2014

Second Regional Training Course on Sampling Methods for Producing Core Data Items for Agricultural and Rural Statistics
The regional training course aims to bring together statisticians and stakeholders to provide technical guidance on the selection and application of appropriate sampling methods for producing the minimum set of core data items for agricultural and rural statistics.

[9 to 20 November 2015, Jakarta, Republic of Indonesia]

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Regional Workshop on Statistical Literacy: Increasing Effective Use of Agricultural and Rural Statistics
The workshop aims to bring together statisticians and stakeholders to examine the issues that need to be addressed in increasing statistical literacy of users of data, particularly those involved in the policy-making process, identify the training needs for improving core competencies for statistical literacy and to map out concrete strategies and implementing activities to meet the identified training needs in their respective countries.

[13 to 17 July 2015, Daejeon, Republic of Korea]

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Regional Course on Communication and Advocacy for Agricultural and Rural Statistics
This training-of-trainers course is designed to contribute to the following expected outputs of the Asia-Pacific Regional Action Plan of the Global Strategy; i.e., to improve political support by decision-makers for agricultural and rural statistics in terms of provision of budget and resources and to enhance capacity of national statistical systems to advocate for adequate resources for developing and compiling country-specific minimum set of agricultural and rural statistics on a sustainable basis.

[20 to 24 April 2015, Beijing, China]

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Training Course on Assessing Training Needs of the Statistical Workforce in Agricultural Statistics

[15 – 18 December 2014, Chiba, Japan]

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Fourth RAP Regional Workshop on Building Training Resources for Improving Agricultural and Rural Statistics: Survey Methods for Agricultural Statistics- Current Practices and International Recommendations

[14 - 18 December 2014, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran]

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Measuring Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security and Poverty Alleviation for Enhancing Accountability in the Post-2015 Development Agenda (Collaboration with CAPSA)

[24 – 28 November 2014, Bogor, Indonesia]

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Regional Training Course on Sampling Methods for Producing Core Data Items for Agricultural and Rural Statistics

[29 September – 10 October 2014, Jakarta, Indonesia]

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Expert Meeting on Skills Framework and Training Needs Assessment Tools

[5 September 2014, Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan]

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