The twenty third session of the Committee for the Coordination of Statistical Activities (CCSA) was held at United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA on 3 March 2014. 41 delegates from international and supranational organizations participated in the Twenty Third Session of the CCSA. The Centre was represented by Prof. Savas Alpay, Director General and Mrs. Zehra Zumrut Selcuk, Senior Researcher.
Thanking SESRIC for hosting the Twenty Second Session of the CCSA at the SESRIC Headquarters in Ankara,Turkey and welcoming GCC-Stat and OCHA as new committee members, the CCSA Co-Chairs, Mr. Pietro Gennari, FAO, and Mr. Werner Bier, ECB, proceeded with the items for discussion and decision on the agenda. These included:
- Preparation of the 45th Session of the UN Statistical Commission
- Principles Governing International Statistical Activities
- Dissemination of Microdata by International Agencies
- Post-2015 Development Agenda
The 24th Session of CCSA will be held in Rome, Italy in September 2014.