NSCB/UNICEF To Conduct Forum on Local-Level Statistics
on Children on May 31, 2013
(PR-201305-SS2-01, Posted 28 May 2013)
The National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB), in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), will conduct a Forum on Local-Level Statistics on Children on May 31, 2013 (Friday) at 8:30 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Quezon City.
The forum will include presentations and discussions on the current efforts of the government on the generation of local level statistics on children, which includes the 2009 City and Municipal Level Poverty Statistics using small area estimation of NSCB, results of the 2012 Multiple Indicator Survey (MIS) conducted by the National Statistics Office (NSO), the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS), and the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) of Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).
Invited resource persons for the said event include officials from the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Department of Budget and Management (DBM), NSO, DSWD, and the CBMS Network.
JOSE RAMON G. ALBERT
Mildred B. Addawe
Tel. No. (632) 896-7981