The project focuses on the following topics:
- Institutional development
- Improvement of IT Department performance
- SDMX training and introduction
- Introduction of new methodologies of GIS for statistics
- Introduction of digitalization processes and corporate planning for the administrative work
- Improved social statistics
Project activities are formally suspended from October 2019 due to the socio-economic critical situation in the Country. Currently, the suspension period has been extended until June 30th 2023.
Overall objective. Contribute to the enhancement of the statistical system in Lebanon by supporting the Central Administration of Statistics (CAS) in its official statistics production and dissemination.
Specific objective. Providing the CAS with IT equipment, introducing statistical and technical standards, training on new tools, supporting in specific production processes, modernising its administrative infrastructure, with a view to further promoting its role within the Lebanese society.
The direct beneficiary is the CAS of Lebanon. Other beneficiaries will be the institutional users of the statistical information provided by the CAS (i.e. Ministries, Government and local bodies, Universities, and the International community). In a wider perspective, the whole country will benefit from the project, as government policies based on reliable statistical data would allow to better guide and evaluate the development processes of the country.
- CAS Law
- Decree no. 2728
- Lebanon country statistical situation
- National Statistical System in Lebanon
Graziella Sanna – Project Manager
ph. +39 06 4673 2501
Francesco Rizzo – Coordinator component 3
ph. +39 06 4673 2652
Pina Grazia Ticca – Coordinator component 4
ph. +39 06 4673 4890
Maria Pia Sorvillo – Coordinator component 6
ph. +39 06 4673 7255