Fundamental principles of official statistics
At its twenty-seventh session held in New York from 22 February to 3 March 1993, the United Nations Statistical Commission considered decision C(47) on fundamental principles of official statistics adopted by ECE on 15 ...
Improving quality of statistical data through training
This paper discusses the concept of quality of statistics, quality control of errors in statistics and improvement of quality of statistics through training. A brief description of a regional programme for training statistical ...
Measuring poverty and well-being in Africa: Some reflections on prospects and problems
Poverty is a multifaceted concept which has been defined in a different number of ways. In general, it connotes deficiency or insufficiency of acceptable material needs of the people. Some authors have defined it strictly ...
Report: Inter agency meeting on the implementation of the Addis Ababa plan of action for statistical development in Africa in the 1990(jointly convened by ECA and UNDP)
This paper is focuses on the report of inter-agency meeting on the implementation of the Addis Ababa plan of action for statistical development in Africa in the 1990s.
Guidelines for needs assessment /programme review and strategy development
This paper is focuses on the guidelines for needs assessment/ programme review and strategy development on the inter-agency meeting on strategy for statistical development in Africa.
Services in the domestic economy of Lesotho
Lesotho is a mountainous country with an area of 30355 squire kilometers which is wholly surrounded by the Republic of South Africa. The present population of this country is estimated at 2,000,000 and exact total population ...
Co-ordination committee on African statistical development (CASD): draft terms of refernce
This paper is focuses on the co coordinating committee on African statistical development. Inter-governmental bodies such as the UN Statistical Commission, the ACC subcommittee on statistical activities, the Joint Conference ...
Activités de la CEA dans le domaine de la statistiques (1990-1991), programme de travail en statistique (1992-1993) et programme de travail provisoire (1994-1995)
Il est proposé que la conférence commune examine les activités statistiques de la CEA durant la période biennale 1990-1991 en fonction du programme de travail relatif à la question (voir Annexe II), du programme de travail ...
Report to the CASD by the Secretariat
The main objective of the CASD is to coordinate and direct efforts being made to revitalise, rehabilitate and develop the African statistical network and to monitor the overall implementation of the Addis Ababa Plan of ...
Interagency programme for statistical measurement of the achievement of social goal and human development progress in the 1990's
This paper reviews progress in the development of an interagency project on programme for statistical measurement of the achievement of social goals and human development progress in the 1990ls. The project is being developed ...