Developing a skills framework for agricultural and rural statisticians and training needs assessment (TNA) tools

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

SIAP held Experts Meeting on Skills Framework and Training Needs Assessment Tools on 5 September2014 in Tsukuba, Japan. Sixteen (16) training and agricultural statistics experts from statistical and agricultural statistics training organizations and universities and ADB, FAO, UNECA and SPC reviewed current practices and tools and recommended principles to guide the development of a skills framework for agricultural and rural statisticians and training needs assessment (TNA) tools and process implementation for assessing training needs for agricultural and rural statistics.