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We focus on raising UNECE countries’ capacity in official statistics by helping national statistical offices and other stakeholders to coordinate their work and fill statistical gaps. Our work aims to address the increasing demand for high quality and comparable data among countries. 

By bringing together experts from across the statistical community, we look for common efficiencies and innovative ways to tackle persistent and emerging challenges in official statistics.

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The Strategic Communication Project is an initiative of the High-Level Group for the Modernisation of Official Statistics (HLG-MOS) – a group of Chief Statisticians who work collaboratively to identify trends, threats, and opportunities for modernizing statistical organizations. The project has been running throughout 2018 to develop a collection of tools designed to enable statistical offices to modernize their communications at the strategic level. Among the project's products will be a set of guidelines for developing and implementing a communication strategy, and a Communication Maturity Model to help statistical offices gauge their own progress.