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Signature of the “Institutional Capacity Building of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics” Twining Project


The contract for the twinning project to ‘Develop the Organisational Capacity of the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) was signed on 8 July 2008 by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics affiliate to the Ministry Economic Development and the Danish Statistics.  This Twining project is worth 1,600,000 Euros and its implementation phase will take 24 months.

The planned outcomes of the project are:

- The drafting of statistical laws and clarifying the role of CAPMAS as the national statistical authority
- Building up the organisational capacity of CAPMAS to produce, publish and disseminate high quality statistics
- Increasing the statistical awareness of specialists and researchers
improving statistical areas based on scientific principals meeting national and European standards and the IT functions used to produce and demonstrate output.