Supporting the implementation of the Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics (FDES 2013)
27-11-2017 – 01-12-2017 Libreville
UN DESA’s Statistics Division is organizing a sub-regional workshop entitled “Workshop on Environment Statistics in support of the implementation of the Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics (FDES 2013) for the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) region”, in collaboration with the African Development Bank. It will take place in Libreville, Gabon from 27 November to 1 December 2017, with on-ground support being provided by the ECCAS Secretariat and the Government of Gabon. Several other international and inter-governmental organizations are expected to participate in the Workshop, including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), l’Institut Sous-régional de Statistique et d’Economie Appliquée (ISSEA), la Commission des Forêts d’Afrique Centrale (COMIFAC), La Commission Régionale des Pêches du Golfe de Guinée, (COREP), Pool Energétique de l'Afrique Centrale (PEAC) and L’Observatoire Économique et Statistique d’Afrique Subsaharienne (AFRISTAT).