May 22 2017

Dr. Zoubi lectures at the US Census Bureau

At the official invitation, the Director General of the Department of Statistics headed an official delegation to visit the US Census Bureau in Washington from 22-26 / 5/2017.

The visit aims to strengthen the existing cooperation between the Department of Statistics and the US Census Bureau, which resulted in an action plan between the two parties during the years 2011-2016 and included 37 statistical activities related to providing assistance and technical support to the work of the Department of Statistics, Modern techniques and raising the capabilities of workers in statistical fields such as population projections, sample design, GIS, Atlas work, data quality, data dissemination mechanism, statistical reporting and other related topics. Relation to the work of the department.
On the agenda of this visit will be a meeting to discuss the future cooperation between the Department and the US Census Bureau, especially in the field of raising the capacity of the staff in the Department, and provide technical assistance through the holding of workshops and training courses specialized in the field of statistical work.

The Director General of the Department, Dr. Qassem Saeed Al-Zoubi, will present a lecture on the experience of Jordan / Department of Statistics in the implementation of the 2015 Census of Population using modern technologies at the request of the host body for the purpose of benefiting from them. US Census 2020.