Upcoming e-Learning Course

12 June to 21 July 2017
Ninth Intermediate-level e-learning Course on System of National Accounts (SNA): Integrated Transaction Accounts

The courses progressively introduce SNA concepts and compilation methods and the changes introduced in the latest update of SNA standards—the SNA 2008. The first course is a basic-level elearning course that introduces the basic tenets of the SNA 2008; its target participants are junior statisticians engaged in some aspect of compiling national accounts statistics or data collection of its source statistics. Course Information

World Bank Offers Open On-line Courses on Gender Statistics [22 February to 25 March 2016]
Whether you are a statistician, or a user of statistics who aim to influence the process of gender statistics collection, analysis and use, you can benefit from these two online courses offered on a newly launched Open Learning Campus (OLC) platform of the World Bank Group:

-   Gender Equality and Development – Overview (Self-paced)
-   Gender-informed Statistics (Facilitated)
Note: In order to take the facilitated course, you need to first complete the self-paced course

Population and Housing Censuses with Agricultural Censuses

Open online course on linking population and housing census is now available. This course has been developed as part of the training component of the "Global Strategy to Improve Agricultural and Rural Statistics". The course is based on the Guidelines for Linking Population and Housing Censuses with Agricultural Censuses, prepared jointly by FAO and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). The aim of the course is to provide practical guidance for implementing a cost-effective census strategy by coordinating the population and housing census with the agricultural census.
The course is open to all and is self-paced.
To register and for more information, go to: http://www.fao.org/elearning/#/elc/en/course/STAT