First meeting of the Regional Steering Group on Population and Social Statistics and Expert Meeting on data that leaves no one behind

28 Aug 2017 to 31 Aug 2017
Bangkok, Thailand

The objective of the first meeting of the Regional Steering Group was to review its mandate and identify priority issues and specific modalities to advance the Implementation Plan of the Regional Strategy to Improve Population and Social Statistics in Asia and the Pacific endorsed by the Committee on Statistics of ESCAP at its fifth session in December 2016. The meeting was expected to result in forming and agreeing on a work plan of the Regional Steering Group, with specific outputs, activities and technical partnership arrangements.