Training Course on 'Social Protection and SDGs Indicators'
Date: 16-17 August 2023
Venue: Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara - Türkiye

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised a Training Course on 'Social Protection and SDGs Indicators' for the benefit of National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of French speaking OIC countries on 16-17 August 2023 through an online video conferencing platform with the attendance of 21 participants from 11 member countries.

Ms. Fatimatou SY, Demographer at the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD) of Senegal conducted the course and covered the following topics:

  • Concepts and definitions
  • Importance of social protection statistics
  • Types of social protection
  • Social protection indicators in the SDGs
  • Data sources

The SESRIC StatCaB Programme was initiated in early 2007. It is the flagship capacity development programme of SESRIC. Within the framework of StatCaB Programme, the Centre collects information from the NSOs of OIC member countries through the biennial StatCaB Questionnaire, assesses their statistical training needs and capacities, matches these needs and capacities, and organizes statistical capacity development activities between the beneficiary and provider countries.

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