DATA FOR NOW INITIATIVE
We coordinate the Data for Now initiative in Colombia and Paraguay through innovative solutions that promote the timely production of data for the measurement of the SDGs.
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¿What is Data for Now?
An independent initiative, led by eight countries, supported by the Global Partnership, the World Bank, SDSN TReNDS and the United Nations Statistics Division. The aim is to support National statistical Offices in working with internal and external partners to solidify access to timely data. With timely data, policymakers can make a better decisions to improve lives and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Visit the microsite where you will find updates on the activities we carry out as part of the initiative.
Check out the details of the workshop on Water Information Systems in this infographic that presents the objectives and results achieved during the 4 virtual sessions.
If you want to know how our workshop on poverty measurement in Colombia and geographic analysis was developed, here is a summary with the main elements: participants, objectives, photos and results.
Together with the Global Partnership, the Inter-American Development Bank and the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI) of Mexico, we brought together 48 participants from 11 countries in Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean to discuss how administrative data (Routine data collected from services such as tax returns) can be used to reduce poverty and inequality. Learn more about the results of this peer exchange in our report.
As part of the activities of the Data for Now initiative that Cepei carries out, between May 28 and 29, we organized this workshop that sought to explore the governance and architecture of the Paraguayan Water Information System, focusing on the measurement of SDG 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation), as well as the management of natural disasters.
In the framework of the D4N initiative Cepei offered a workshop to the National Administrative Department of Statistics of Colombia, with the aim of supporting geographic analysis capacities to measure poverty.
On April 07, Cepei organized this knowledge exchange between Colombia and Paraguay on Education, as part of the activities of the Data for Now initiative.
The National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE) of Colombia and Cepei signed a memorandum of understanding to advance in the fulfillment of the development commitments of the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs.
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