• 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

24 November - 25 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
6 January - 12 February 2021 | Online
e-Learning Course on Compiling climate change indicators: an accounting approach
The focus of the course is on better understanding the relationship between climate change and economic activity. And the statistical framework that provides the concepts, definitions and methodology for measuring this relationship is the System of Environmental Economic Accounting. In particular, participants will learn about physical supply and use tables for energy and air emissions, and indicators that can be compiled from these accounts.
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.

News

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.
Concept note
6 April – 15 May 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Introduction to the System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA)-Central Framework
This course introduces the SEEA Central Framework, the international statistical standards for measuring the interactions between the environment and the economy. By providing an internationally agreed standard with agreed concepts, definitions and classifications, the SEEA is an invaluable tool for compiling integrated statistics on the economy and the environment.
Course Guideline
9 - 31 March 2020 | Online
e-Learning Course on Official Statistics for SDGs
This course introduces fundamental knowledge on official statistics. This course will help you understand how to compile and monitor Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators from official statistics
20 - 24 January 2020 | Chiba, Japan
Regional Course on Supply and Use Tables
The main objective of this course was to develop the knowledge and skills of participants on the compilation and dissemination of supply and use tables. Supply and Use tables serve as the basis for compilation of a range of accounts such as regional accounts, environments accounts labour accounts, tourism accounts and are used to validate / improve estimates of GDP. In the present context, these are also used for measuring the effect of globalization, digitization and sustainable development including wellbeing.

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