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07-10 Mar 2017
Statistical Commission, 48th Session

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 considers special issues of concern in international statistical development, methodological issues, coordination and integration of international statistical programmes, support of technical cooperation activities in statistics and organizational matters.

Date of Event
Tuesday 07th Mar 2017 to Friday 10th Mar 2017
Mode of Participation
Event Venue
New York, UN Headquaters