Population and Social Statistics

30 September – 4 October 2019 | Chiba, Japan
Regional Course on SDGs Indicators: Measuring decent work using microdata from labour force surveys
This regional course aims to better equip national and international stakeholders in the new SDGs statistical monitoring system. It is designed to enhance institutional capacity to identify, collect, analyse and disseminate labour market information and other indicators related to decent work. It emphasises the importance of processing Labour Force Surveys (LFS) microdata to produce and disseminate SDGs indicators. ... more details
19 - 22 November 2018 | Chiba, Japan
Regional Course on SDG Indicators: Measuring decent work in the context of the SDGs
This regional course aims to better equip national and international stakeholders in the new SDGs statistical monitoring system. It is designed to enhance institutional capacity to identify, collect, analyse and disseminate labour market information and other indicators related to decent work. It emphasises the 19th International Conference of Labour Statisticians (ICLS) resolution on statistics of work, employment and labour underutilization as an important pillar of the new SDG indicator framework, not only for targets in Goal 8 but also in other Goals related to the decent work agenda More details....
15 - 19 October 2018 | Daejon, Republic of Korea
Regional Training Course on Education-Related SDG indicators
The course is aimed at strengthening the technical capacity of entities of national statistical systems to produce a set of education-related statistics, including indicators, to formulate, implement and evaluate esucation policy and track progress towards the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG4). More details....
16 - 20 October 2017 | Chiba, Japan
Regional Course on Informality: Definitions, Measurement, SDGs and Other Policy Indicators
The causes and consequences of informal employment and employment in informal sector and their impact on achieving sustainable development continues to gain attention in national development agendas. This regional training course brings together statisticians and labour analysts from Asia-Pacific national statistical systems to discuss technical aspects and share experiences in the production and use of statistics on informality. Participants will also discuss compilation of SDG indicators. More details....