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07-10 Mar 2017
48th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission

Event Details

The United Nations Statistical Commission, established in 1947, is the highest body of the global statistical system. It brings together the Chief Statisticians from member states from around the world. It is the highest decision making body for international statistical activities especially the setting of statistical standards, the development of concepts and methods and their implementation at the national and international level.

The Statistical Commission oversees the work of the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), and is a Functional Commission of the UN Economic and Social Council. The forty-eighth session of the Statistical Commission will be held in New York.

Date of Event
Tuesday 07th Mar 2017 to Friday 10th Mar 2017
Mode of Participation