Forum for knowledge-sharing on census data archiving
United Nations Regional Seminar on Census Data Archiving will be arranged in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 20-23 September
UN DESA’s Statistics Division (UNSD), in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, is organizing a Regional Seminar on Census Data Archiving. The purpose is to provide a forum for sharing of national practices and experiences in archiving census data.
The event will provide a basis for assessing existing national archiving strategies and technologies used, as well as for identifying good practices and lessons learned in census data archiving. It will also review major issues in archiving census data with a view to identifying challenges as well as considerations for formulating and implementing an effective national archiving plan.
For more information: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/newsletter/globalstat_unsd_calendar.htm#20-23 Sept2011