Gender Statistics Worshop

Sweden Statistics organized Gender Statistics Workshop for Somali Statistics Authorities, the workshop was facilitated by Anna Nyman and Andreas from Statistics Sweden.  the training was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 24-28 Jun 2019.

Puntland Department of Statistics was represented by two officials from its Gender Unit accompanied by an officer from the Ministry of Women Development & Family Affairs.

The overall objective of Gender Statistics training was to improve the integration of gender issues into the regular production of official statistics for better, evidence-based policies.  The training was based on concepts and definitions that adequately reflect the diversity of women and men and capture all aspects of their lives.