The Inception Regional Webinar on the System of National Accounts (SNA) update was held on Monday, 26 July 2021, 09:00 – 12:00 Hours, Bangkok time (GMT+7).
The purpose of the webinar was to achieve the following objectives and related documentation:
- Inform compilers about the progress with the SNA and BPM update programme
- Introduce the conceptual/compilation topics to foster informed participation in the global consultation on the guidance notes (GN)
- Collect and verify information of the baseline assessment (about the countries’ statistical capacity to implement the new recommendations)
- Elicit views on the user demand on the new recommendations
- Explore potential volunteers for the early implementation of the new recommendations
- Collect information about the countries’ implementation plans.