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Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB)

TFSCB Fall 2018 Call for Proposals now open until October 10, 2018

The Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB), a multi-donor trust fund, aims to improve the capacity of developing countries to produce and use statistics with an overall objective of supporting effective decision-making for development. The TFSCB works closely with the Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) to advance coordinated international efforts to improve statistics globally. The TFSCB supports projects aiming at strengthening national statistical systems in priority areas and developing statistical capacity in a sustainable manner, including innovative approaches to improve data collection and use, and openness and accessibility of data in line with the Open Data Initiative.

The Fall 2018 window is focused on the Statistical Capacity Building activities for the following areas;

  • Administrative data
  • Counting groups/areas that are difficult to capture

The deadline to submit a proposal to the Fall 2018 window is October 10, 2018. It is recommended to make an early contact with the TFSCB Administration Unit when preparing a proposal so the TFSCB Admin Unit can provide guidance.

Please read the TFSCB Guidelines & Procedures carefully for the application procedures. Please use the TFSCB template and send the application package to the TFSCB Admin Unit (Masako Hiraga). For further information, you may contact the TFSCB Administration Unit (Masako Hiraga) or (Christelle Signo Kouame).