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04 April 2023, 09:30 - 16:00 Tonga Time | By invitation only


04 Apr 2023
09:00
09:30
Arrival Registration
09:30
09:45
Opening and Welcome
  • Opening prayer
  • Samoa Bureau of Statistics
  • ESCAP – Director of Statistics Division
09:45
10:05
Introduction
  • INTRODUCTION

    • Short briefing on the concept of the project as well as outline of the program for the day and housekeeping.

      • Samoa Bureau of Statistics
  • TOUR DE TABLE
    • Introductions by all participants
10:05
10:25
Overview of the current CRVS system in Samoa

Summary of known needs, and the role of SBS

  • Samoa Bureau of Statistics
10:25
10:45
Tea break
10:45
11:00
Background

Why do an inequality assessment and how will the results inform policy?

  • ESCAP – Ms. Petra Nahmias
11:00
11:20
High level methodology of the inequality assessment

What variables could be assessed to study inequality, possible data sources including what roles other line ministries would play, and known issues with data availability and or quality

  • CRVS Consultant – Ms. Renee Sorchik
11:20
11:30
Presentation by MoH

Data challenges in regards to inequality assessments

  • MOH
11:30
11:50
Open discussion

Questions or comments from participants

11:50
12:50
Break out groups

Identifying possible populations of policy interest (e.g. place of birth, age, sex, , sources of data, and capacity building needs for the project

  • Group work – prepare guiding questions
12:50
13:50
Lunch
13:50
14:30
Plenary

Group presentations on marginalized populations, data sources for investigation and needs

  • Group members
14:30
15:00
Presentation

Presentations by 2 countries on their IA experience plus Q and A

  • Fiji and LPDR (TBD)
15:00
15:20
Tea break
15:20
15:40
Moderated discussion

How to address some key challenges, next steps, timeline etc.

  • CRVS Consultant – Ms. Renee Sorchik
15:40
16:00
Closing

Summary and Next steps

  • CRVS Consultant – Ms. Renee Sorchik

for more information, please contact

Statistics Division +66 2288 1234 [email protected]
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