Compiling Climate Change Indicators: An Accounting Approach

The Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP) will be conducting the e-Learning course, Compiling Climate Change Indicators: An Accounting Approach, from 6 January to 12 February 2021. This course introduces concepts relevant to compiling indicators that inform climate change. The topics covered include among others: climate change policies and indicators; energy and air emission accounts; and, data sources. Two webinars will also be held as part of the course to provide an overview of the topics and allow participants to ask questions. Following the completion of the course and depending on resource availability, in-kind support will be provided to countries interested in the compilation of climate change indicators that will be introduced and discussed during the course.

Target participants are officials in national statistical offices, line ministries (especially Ministries of Energy, Natural Resources and Environment) and other institutions who are working on climate change related issues. The course can also be useful to a wider audience who is interested to learn more about climate change indicators.

The deadline for receipt of nominations is 3 January, 2021.

Please fill out the nomination form at the following link: