Swedish experts in statistics (SCB) visited Kosovo


Kosovo Agency of Statistics, through December 4-8, 2017, has been visited by Swedish communication experts from Statistics Sweden (SCB), Ms. Anna Blomen and Mr. Håkan Morberg.

This mission was realized within the project of cooperation between KAS and Statistics Sweden (SCB), component of Dissemination / Analysis. The theme of this one-week mission was "Use and Communication of Statistics".

The purpose of the mission was to improve the dissemination of statistical data through the KAS website and to improve the perception of interest groups and users about KAS statistics.

SCB experts had a series of meetings with KAS staff and other Kosovo institutions, such as: Office of the Prime Minister / the Office for Strategic Planning, Central Bank of Kosovo, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of European Integration, University of Prishtina / Faculty of Agriculture, with "UBT" College and NGO "Women for Women".

Meetings were also held with international organizations, such as the International Monetary Fund.

During the interviews conducted by the SCB team, very positive assessment for the work of KAS were made and suggestions were made to further improve the data dissemination and contacts with users.

After the “Peer Review”, this was another international assessment for KAS.