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- 4 weeks
- 4 hours per week
The objective of this e-training is to increase the awareness of the important role of environment statistics and the needed knowledge and skills of the FDES for a broader range of environmental stakeholders within the national statistical systems.
About this course
This e-training is organized in 7 sessions. At the end of each session, one or two papers or chapters serve as a reading assignment and two to three questions are prepared for the purpose to review what has been learnt. At the completion of the 7 sessions, a final assessment is conducted in about two to three hours to evaluate the level of technical knowledge and skills that participants have gained from the e-learning.
Content of the training:
Session 0 Opening session
Session 1 Overview of Environmental Statistics
Session 2 Conceptual Foundation and Structure of the FDES; Linking the FDES and the SDGs
Session 3 FDES Component 1: Environmental Conditions and Quality
Session 4 FDES Component 2: Environmental Resources and their Use
Session 5 FDES Component 3: Residuals
Session 6 FDES Component 4: Extreme Events and Disasters; FDES Component 5: Human Settlements and Environmental Health
Session 7 FDES Component 6: Environnemental Protection, Management and Engagement; Manual on the Basic Set of Environment Statistics; The Environment Statistics Self-Assessment Tool
Staff from National Statistical Offices and Ministry of Environment
- the awareness on the importance of the environment statistics is enhanced and good understanding on the FDES is increased.
- the technical capacity of the primary target group (i.e. National Statistical Office and Ministry of Environment) to produce environment statistics based on the FDES is built up.