Africa: Data or Fiction – How One’s Perspective of Data Influences Decision-Making

[Africa Renewal] I had the privilege of attending virtually the Seventh Meeting of the Statistical Commission for Africa organized by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in October 2020. The meeting brought together heads of African National Statistical Offices from member states; and statistics and policy experts from various organizations. The goal was to develop solutions to enhance the resilience of African national statistical systems to meet data needs during the Decade of Action in the context of the CRead the Original Article