Recent News

SDD Newsletter - October 2015

November 11, 2015
2015 pocket statistical summary.
Vanuatu hybrid survey happiness fact sheet.

Pasifika Medical Association Conference in Port Vila

October 6, 2015
​From September 30th to October 2nd the 18th Pasifika Medical Association conference is held in Port Vila, Vanuatu under the theme of ‘Culture, Community Healing, Primary Care & Workforce in the Pacific'.

Workshop on Network security and Web-based infrastructure

August 31, 2015
A week long workshop has recently been conducted (27th-31st August 2015) in Port Vila VANUATU with the technical support from the Secretariat of the South Pacific Community to drive the rollout of the Ministry of Education and Training’s OpenVEMIS initiative, supported by the Vanuatu Education Support Program (VESP). This initiative, designed to improve quality and timeliness of data collected from schools across VANAUTU to support effective evidence based decision making.

DARW workshop for Civil Registration based Vital Statistics, 2015

August 18, 2015
In July 2015, north Pacific Countries, Territories and States came together in Guam to undertake 2 weeks of intensive training in data analysis and report writing for vital statistics.

2020 World Round of Population and Housing Censuses - Pacific Islands plan upcoming meeting

July 16, 2015
Pacific Census Commissioners and Government Statisticians are meeting at the headquarters of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) this week for an important Pacific Community planning meeting concerning the 2020 World Round of Population and Housing Censuses.

Vanuatu EMIS Training workshop

June 13, 2015
The EMIS training workshop involves the EMIS staff from both the Ministry of Education (MoE) in Fiji and Vanuatu that focuses on the Technical and the Training aspects of carrying out EMIS system.