UIS Francophone Africa Region Training Workshop on the 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics
MAY 4-7, 2010
This workshop was organized by UIS with the support of UNESCO BREDA Office
This Regional Training workshop for Francophone Africa was the second in a series of planned UIS Culture training workshops that will focus on the 2009 UNESCO FCS. About 30 statisticians and cultural policy specialists attended this workshop.
The objectives were to:
1. Present the new 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics and address questions concerning its implementation;
2. Better understand the current status of cultural statistics in the region;
3. Inform participants of UIS activities in Africa;
4. Develop a network of statisticians specializing in cultural statistics in the region.