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Baucau, March 19, 2019 and Bobonaro Maliana, March 21, 2019 – The General Directorate of Statistics was form two teams to held a dissemination workshop on “2015 Timor-Leste Population and Housing Census especially on 7 monographs as such; Marital Status, Fertility, Mortality, Youth, Labour Force, Education and Housing & Amenities. The Dissemination workshop was held in two different Regions such as Eastern part was took place in Baucau and Western part was taking place at Maliana. Eastern part was consisting of 8 staffs and was leading by the General Director of Statistics Timor-Leste, Mr. Elias dos Santos Ferreira and Western Part was also consisting of 8 staffs and was leading by the National Director for Cartographic and Mapping, Mr. Afonso Paixao Martins.
The Objectives of the referring workshop is to sensitize to the local government authorities in their own respective municipalities about seventh census monographs as some important indicators to guide them in future planning methods for welfare in their own city.
During the workshop the General Director of Statistics Timor-Leste Mr. Elias dos Santos Ferreira told to participants that, today is dissemination workshop, we have an intention to bring back all thematic reports or monographs which was been collecting by General Directorate of Statistics during enumeration period in 2015 Census Population and Housing Timor-Leste. These thematic reports were taking a bit time to analyses deeply, so that the referring thematic become an important information and indicators for those who will play important roles for improving development of this country.
In the different occasion the General Director, Elias dos Santos Ferreira and the National Director for Cartographic and Mapping, Mr. Afonso Paixao Martins have also by stating to all participants that, as you all may aware that in 2017 the General Directorate of Statistics, Ministry of Finance has already been launched ‘2015 Census Fo Fila Fali (census returning back results)’ at national level, which was held at CCD, at that time we were presenting an information of census results by using various techniques to transferring or interpreting data to become an easy way information for users to well understand through methods of; graphs, maps, info graphics, and tables.
In Bobonaro-Maliana one of the Secretary of Administrator by recommended to his counterparts by underlined that, please be enhanced administrative data in its own administrative post, so that the availability data can be used for developing a government plan in the coming future and beside that, he also stating to GDS staff that based on every municipality to provide an accurate data and information to the local authorities for those who may needed the relating data. On the other hand, Administrator Municipality of Covalima and Bobonaro made the same request to the General Directorate of Statistics (GDS) for future, they are planning to deploy Statistics staffs down to their administrative post level.
The attendees of the mentioned dissemination workshop were from President Authority at Municipalities, Municipalities Administrators, Administrators Post, Representatives of Line Ministries, Civil Societies and staff of Statistics who were based at municipality level.