Investing in People and Learning to Foster a Climate Resilient and Green Transition

  • e-Course on Data Analysis for Sustainable Development Planning

    8 Jul 2019 to 19 Aug 2019 | Online

    This is a self-paced course will be delivered from 15 July to 08 September. The course will be moderated asynchronously on a weekly basis and participants are required to participate in the weekly online discussions.

    At the end of the course, participants will be appropriately equipped to collect and/or analyze data related to planning, implementation and monitoring/evaluation of sustainable development at the national, subregional and regional levels. Specifically, participants will be able to:


    • Understand the National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (SNDS), its need for the development of a country and the production of quality data with best practices.

    • Master data collection procedures and the use of the quality approach in data collection for greater efficiency.

    • Identify mechanisms for monitoring the SDGs at the national and international levels and principles for developing indicators and indices.

    • Use analytical methods and exploratory data analysis and statistical software tools to conduct such analyzes.

    • Understand some basic assumptions tests using SPSS Statistics software.

    • Understand principles and methods of time series analysis and use the E-Views software for analysis.

    • Understand fundamental econometric methods and use software for analysis.

    • Interpret statistical analysis results and write reports.

    A Certificate of Completion will be issued by IDEP to all participants who successfully complete the course-related self-assessments presented for each module.

    Applications must be completed exclusively on IDEP online application platform at​​​​​​​

    Organization(s): IDEP/ECA

    Language(s): English and French