Young civil servants of the Republic of Tajikistan successfully completed educational courses in the Second Group Training Programme on Improving Capability in Producing Official Statistics for Monitoring the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals.
The programme was held in Chiba from 21 August to 15 December 2017, and organized by the United Nations Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP) in cooperation with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan.
Tajikistan civil servants along with representatives from 15 countries awarded certificates. Representative of Tajikistan also participated in the First Group Training Programme (from 22 August to 16 December 2016 in Chiba).
The training program is aimed at strengthening the capacity of national statistical systems to produce data, statistical methods to produce official statistics, indicators and methods for monitoring progress in achieving sustainable development goals.