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CountrySTAT objective

CountrySTAT is a web-based information system for food and agriculture statistics at regional, national and subnational levels. The objective of CountrySTAT is to improve access to food and agricultural statistics, which can:

  • Support data analysis and evidence-based decision making
  • Facilitate informed policy making and monitoring with the goal of eradicating extreme poverty and hunger. The system implements methods and standards to support institutions in data management and ensures long-term sustainability by developing capacity of regional and national experts.

On the ground

A inception mission, to identify the information system, data and training requirements to be addressed by the new CountrySTAT, has been organized in Azerbaijan by FAO with the support of the Representation. The first objective of the mission has been to analyze the information tools and training needs of National Agencies...
CountrySTAT Design Thinking
16 October 2017 - 17 October 2017
CIO and CountrySTAT Teams are organizing two-day session of CountrySTAT Design Thinking in FAO-Rome on 16 - 17 October 2017 from 9.30am to 5pm.Design Thinking is a design methodology that provides a solution-based approach to solving problems. It’s extremely useful in tackling complex problems that are ill-defined or...