One of the key missions of FAO statistics is to support member countries develop the capacity of statistical systems to enable them to produce reliable and timely data. Capacity development in statistics is provided through different types of assistance to countries and in various thematic areas. 

Areas of Work

Technical Assessments

What is Capacity Development?

Capacity is defined as "the ability of people, organizations and society as a whole to manage their affairs successfully". Capacity development is the process of unleashing, strengthening and maintaining of such capacity.

Capacity development portal