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Agriculture Statistics Course

INTRODUCTION

There is the need to establish the frameworks to address intensively the lack of capacity to meet data requirements as defined in a recommended minimum set of agricultural statistics. The frameworks address the need for agricultural statistics to go beyond the traditional farm level data about production to data used to monitor the role of the agricultural sector in food security, environmental sustainability, and a driver for poverty reduction.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Relevant officials from national statistical offices, ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries, farmers and other agricultural managers. Other officials who deal with agriculture activities and statistics are highly encouraged to attend.

DURATION

3 Days

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Understand the Importance of Agriculture statistics in the current world
  • Learn the different classifications used in agricultural statistics
  • Be able to conduct agricultural surveys and data collection
  • Understand the concept of analyzing agricultural statistics.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Importance of Agriculture Statistics and Agriculture today
  • Agriculture Statistics: Concepts and definitions
  • Classifications used in agricultural statistics
  • Statistical methods and official agricultural statistics
  • Input-output structure; Agricultural Crops (Major/Minor and Main /By products)
  • Data Collection Schemes
  • Concepts of survey sampling
  • Agricultural census and surveys
  • World Census of Agriculture (WCA)
  • Crop Estimation
  • Production Index and Agriculture Growth
  • Agriculture Gross Value Added (GVA)
  • Extended Scenario of Agriculture Statistics

REQUIREMENTS

Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.

TRAINING VENUE

The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:outreach@indepthresearch.org.  

Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814

TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814 or mail outreach@indepthresearch.org

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 10th July 2017.

Send proof of payment to outreach@indepthresearch.org

CANCELLATION POLICY

Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Duration 3 Days
Event Date 17-07-2017
Event End Date 19-07-2017
Cut off date 10-07-2017
Individual Price (Kenyan) KES 45,000.00
Individual Price (International) EUR 608.00
Individual Price (International) USD 660.00
Location Nairobi, Kenya

Group Tariffs

Group Size Kenyan Rate Per day (KES) International Rate Per day (USD/EURO)
6-10 95,000.00 $ 1,118.00
€ 1,018.00
11-15 146,250.00 $ 1,721.00
€ 1,567.00
16-20 191,250.00 $ 2,250.00
€ 2,048.00
21-25 230,000.00 $ 2,706.00
€ 2,463.00
26-30 262,500.00 $ 3,089.00
€ 2,811.00
30-50 309,825.00 $ 4,556.00
€ 0.00
3-5 62,500.00 $ 736.00
€ 670.00
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