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7th meeting of the Forum of Euro-Mediterranean Statisticians

Jun 20, 2018 08:30 AM to Jun 21, 2018 05:30 PM (Europe/Copenhagen / UTC200)
Rome, Italy
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Eurostat, Unit A3 Statistical cooperation
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The Forum of Euro-Mediterranean Statisticians is a high level decision-making body whose role is to steer cooperation in the field of statistics between the EU and the National Statistical Systems of the ENP-South countries.

The overall mandate of the Forum of Euro-Mediterranean statisticians is to:

  • Steer the Euro-Mediterranean regional cooperation partnership in statistics;
  • Support the ENP-South countries in strengthening the capacity of their National Statistical Systems (NSS) to produce, analyse and disseminate harmonized statistics;
  • Improve the quality of statistics in the region;
  • Promote the use of statistics for evidence-based decision making;
  • Identify emerging statistical issues in the region;
  • Ensure coordination with regional and international organisations active in the region.


The Forum is co-chaired by Eurostat and one of the ENP-South NSIs. The permanent members of the Forum are: the Directors of the NSIs of the 9 ENP-South countries, or their nominated delegate; representatives from the European Commission (Eurostat and DG NEAR).

The EFTA Statistical Office and the NSIs of EU Member States are also invited to participate in the work of the Forum.

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