The overall objective is strengthening of the statistical evidence base for policy-making through more and better-quality official statistics, produced by the National Statistical Systems (NSS) of the partner countries, in line with the European Statistical System (ESS) standards and practices
NSIs of the Beneficiary countries: Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine).
Implementing agencies: Expertise France (LEADER) , Istat, the Hungarian Central statistical office (HCSO), Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (INSEE), Statistics Denmark, and Statistics Lithuania.
- STEP_Consortium agreement_Proposal_V7
- Service Contract for European Union External Actions
- Annex II: Terms of Reference
Milena Grassia – Project Manager
Department for Development of Methods and Technologies for the Production and Dissemination of Statistical Information and International Affairs
Division for International Affairs
Istat- Italian National Institute of Statistics
Via Cesare Balbo, 16
ph.: +39 06 4673 2495