High-level meeting for coordinated implementation of international standards for macroeconomic statistics: Strengthening national statistical systems
03-09-2014 – 04-09-2014 Vladivostok
The event is organized by DESA’s Statistics Division, in collaboration with Eurostat, Federal State Statistics Service of the Russian Federation, International Monetary Fund, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP) and the World Bank.
The meeting aims to increase awareness among policy makers and mobilize their support for the coordinated implementation of the international standards for producing and disseminating macroeconomic statistics with a focus using on the main framework, the System of National Accounts 2008.
The meeting is also expected to mobilize support for improved basic statistics and infrastructures to support the implementation of the macroeconomic statistical standards and equip the heads of statistics offices and departments in the agencies with strategies to accelerate national implementation.