National Capacity Building workshop on Education Statistics in Mongolia

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, 13 April 2017 - 5:00pm
Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

The main objective of the workshop is to enhance local institutional capacity to improve data collection, analysis and reporting for the development of policy. The capacity building workshop will contribute to the localization of SDG 4-Education 2030 Agenda including related targets and indicators. The workshop also aims to raise the understanding on SDG4 global and thematic indicators and their methodologies and strengthen national education statistical system to generate and produce required indicators at national and international level.

The workshop is organized by the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO, Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sport Mongolia, UNICEF Country office in Mongolia, UNESCO Beijing office and the UNESCO Institute of Statistics Regional Unit in Bangkok and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sport in Mongolia.

The Workshop will bring together major stakeholders in education to discuss key strategies for data collection at national level. Key attendees of the workshop will include the National Statistical Office in Mongolia, the department in charge of adult education and literacy, universities, and government institutions in charge of the regulation of the tertiary institutions, civil society organizations, the Finance Department of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sport and provincial education authorities.