• Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.
  • Quality training on official statistics
    for monitoring of SDGs and for evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, sustainable and resilient societies.

Upcoming Events

22 February - 9 April 2021 | Online
e-Learning Course on Disaster related statistics framework
This course aims to build national capacities for the compilation of disaster related statistics for enhancing disaster management and promote the risk-informed sustainable development in the countries. The course also aims to facilitate national monitoring and reporting on the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It introduces concepts relevant to compiling disaster related statistics
22 March - 28 April 2021 | Online
Compiling National Metadata for the Sustainable Development Goals
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling metadata at the national level with emphasis on metadata for the SDGs. Among other topics covered, the course provides details on the template for compiling metadata which has been agreed upon at the international level. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions.
12 April – 7 May 2021 | Online
e-Learning Course Introductory Course on Labour Accounts
This course is designed to create a foundation on Labour Accounts. The main objectives of this course are to outline the general principles for compiling a labour account, introduce the International Labour Organization’s four-step process for creating a labour account, and describe the benefits of producing a labour account.
10 May – 18 June 2021 | Online |
e-Learning Course on In-depth Training on Water Accounts
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling water statistics and accounts, and the compilation of relevant SDG indicators. The topics covered include physical supply and use tables, asset accounts, valuation and data sources. Three webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions.
10 – 31 May 2021 | Online | Russian language
e-Learning Course on Official Statistics for SDGs (conducted in the Russian language )
This course introduces fundamental knowledge on official statistics. The course will help you understand how to compile and monitor Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators from official statistics.
Этот курс ознакомит вас с фундаментальными знаниями официальной статистики. Этот курс поможет вам понять, как составлять и отслеживать показатели Целей Устойчивого Развития (ЦУР) из официальной статистики.

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13 January - 3 March 2021 | Online
e-Learning Course on Principles of Data Visualization for Official Statistics and SDG Indicators
This course introduces data visualization as a tool to produce high-quality graphics for monitoring official statistics and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) indicators.
The course provides an opportunity for participants to explore and comprehend the techniques of data visualization for exploration as well as for dissemination. Participants will discover, evaluate and apply the rules of data visualization on devoted cases studies and tackle the problem of visualizing complex data. The course proposes also strategies for visualizing in multi-dimensions as well as practical methods for representing statistical indicators on maps or with dashboards.
6 January - 12 February 2021 | Online
e-Learning Course on Compiling climate change indicators: an accounting approach
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling indicators that inform climate change. The topics covered include among others: climate change policies and indicators; energy and air emission accounts; and, data sources. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions. Following the completion of the course and depending on resource availability, in-kind support will be provided to countries interested in the compilation of climate change indicators that will be introduced and discussed during the course.
12 - 22 January 2021 | Video Learning
25 - 28 January 2021 | Remote Training

Online Training of Training of Trainers on Telephone Surveys
Participants are expected to contribute to capacity building on telephone surveys in their countries, and also preferably in their neighboring countries in their region. This training course would help countries conduct high-quality telephone surveys during the current pandemic as well as afterwards, as National Statistical Offices increasingly adopt to new modes of data collection.
The training will bring together statisticians from member countries of the Network for the Coordination of Statistical Training in Asia and the Pacific.
24 November - 31 December 2020
e-Learning Course on International Accounts
This e-Learning course, developed by SIAP, provides a strong foundation on International Accounts based on Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6). The aim of the course is to introduce participants the components of international accounts: International Investment Position (IIP), Balance of Payments (BOP) and Other changes in financial and liabilities accounts.
Guideline
3 - 4 December 2020 | Chiba, Japan
Fifteenth Management Seminar for the Heads of National Statistical Offices in Asia and the Pacific: National statistical systems: responding to the COVID 19 crises and building better for the future
The Management Seminar aims to strengthen the leadership and management capabilities of the heads of national statistical offices (NSOs) by providing a forum to discuss, exchange views and share experiences. The theme of this year’s seminar is "National statistical systems: responding to the COVID 19 crises and building better for the future". The seminar will identify good practices of leadership under the crisis and future steps that should be taken to lead sustained capacity building for the crisis. ..... More details
2 December 2020 | Chiba, Japan [via videoconferencing (MS Teams)]
Sixth Meeting of the Network for the Coordination of Statistical Training in Asia and the Pacific      ....  More details
24 - 27 November 2020 | Virtual Training
7th Regional Training Course on the National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS) and Advanced Data Planning Tool (ADAPT)
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) in collaboration with Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP) developed a unique training course for NSS, NSO leaders and national planning senior managers to improve strategic planning for data and statistical development, using innovative tools and methods. The course will give a thorough introduction to the NSDS process and introduces a holistic approach to capacity development, Capacity Development 4.0. In addition, this year’s NSDS course will feature special topics on gender statistics as well as fragility and resilience in crisis context.
This training course will also include an introduction on the Advanced Data Planning Tool (ADAPT), an innovative web-based planning tool for NSOs, national planning agencies, and other data producers to document data demands and supply and identify the data gaps in policy, planning and monitoring frameworks.
Information Bulletin
26 October - 27 November 2020
e-Learning Course on Crime Statistics from Gender Perspective
The demand for timely and high-quality crime statistics are on the rise to meet the challenges of monitoring the crime and criminal justice-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) indicators. This course introduces the crime statistics in relation to gender perspective to produce reliable and sufficient indicators to monitor relevant SDG. This course highlights basic concepts, methods and frameworks required to compile crime statistics from a gender perspective, and provide knowledge on the challenges and opportunities of working with different types of data sources (administrative data, sample surveys).
Course Overview
14 September - 16 October 2020
Introduction to energy statistics and energy accounts (e-Learning course)
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling energy statistics and accounts, including compilation of relevant SDG indicators. The topics covered include physical supply and use tables, asset accounts, valuation and data sources. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions. Following the completion of the course and depending on resource availabilty, in-kind support will be provided to countries interested in the compilation of the energy accounts using tools that will be introduced and discussed during the course.
Course Guideline
10 August - 18 September 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Compiling National Metadata for the Sustainable Development Goals
This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling metadata at the national level with emphasis on metadata for the SDGs. Among other topics covered, the course provides details on the template for compiling metadata which has been agreed upon at the international level. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions.
24 August 2020
50 years of Statistical Capacitybuilding by UN Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP): The Asia-Pacific Stats Café Series session on 50 years of Statistical Capacity-building by UN Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP): Perspectives from Alumni Chief Statisticians, which will be held on Monday 24 August 2020, from 13:00-14:30 hrs. (Bangkok Time). The session is being held as a preparation for the 7th Session of the Committee of Statistics (please see attached flyer for more information).
20 August 2020 | Webinar
Challenges of measuring the mortality of COVID-19 Pandemic (Webinar)
29 June - 31 August 2020
Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts
The main objectives of this course are to provide deep knowledge about integrated transaction accounts, introduce the 2008 SNA-changes from 1993 SNA, explain the use of volume measures in national accounts and brief the participants about SDGs and SNA.
18 May - 12 June 2020 Online
e-Learning Course on Health Statistics for Monitoring SDGs
The objective of this e-Learning course is to provide a general understanding of the basic concept, methods and framework required to compile and monitor the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable development, in particular SDG 3 indicators.
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