Workshop on Statistical Organization and Management for SADC member states
Department of Economic and Social Affairs
2-6 December 2006, Luanda, Angola
Luanda Declaration for Statistics
Immediately after the workshop organized by the United Nations Statistics Division in conjunction with the National Statistical Institute of Angola, the celebrations of the African Statistics Day in Angola took place, on 7 December 2006, counting with the participation of high level officials from the Angolan Government as well as high level representatives from the United Nations, the African Union Commission, and representatives of National Statistical Offices of SADC countries. Together, they adopted the Luanda Declaration for Statistics.
Luanda Declaration for Statistics- Dec 06 - English version Declaração de Luanda – Dez 06 – Portuguese version Angolan Minister of Planning - Ms. Ana Dias Lourenço Speakers: Mr. Abdoulie Janneh - Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and high officials from the Angolan Government as well as representatives from the African Union Commission, Friends of UNECA and United Nations Statistics Division Also present were chief statisticians and directors from SADC national statistical offices and representatives from international agencies