Second Meeting of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on Disaster-related Statistics

25 Nov 2020
Bangkok, Thailand
By invitation only


The TWG held its second virtual meeting on 25 November 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Bangkok time). The objectives of the meeting were:

  1. To introduce the electronic Confluence platform to facilitate the work of the TWG;
  2. To discuss the responses to the Questionnaire prepared by the Secretariat on the work priorities of the Technical Working Group. The results will be used to prepare a draft work plan for the TWG;
  3. To provide a briefing on the learning course on disaster-related statistics for pilot-testing of the members of the TWG; and
  4. To share good country practices on the implementation of the DRSF.

Time Activity Remarks
11:00-11:10 Opening Session
  • Welcome remarks
  • Overview of last meeting’s decisions and next steps
Chair: (Mongolia): Ms. Ariunaa Chadraabal
11:10-11:40 Secretariat's Briefing
  1. Introduction to the Confluence Platform – Confluence Platform or the technical working group
  2. Outline of regional situational report plan and questionnaire - Situational Analysis
  3. E-learning course on disaster-related statistics - 2020 Nov_e-learning

Discussion (15 minutes)

Chair: (Mongolia)
  1. Ivan Busthomi, ESCAP IT consultant
  2. Puji Pujiono, ESCAP consultant
  3. Sokol Vako, Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP)
11:40-12:20 Country sharing
  1. Presentation: Indonesia One Disaster Data - Indonesia One Disaster Data

Discussion (25 minutes)

Moderator: Vice-chair (Fiji)
  • Ms. Hermawanti Marhaeni, Badan Pusat Statistik (BPS) Indonesia
12:20-12:30 Closing Session
  1. Other matters
  2. Next Steps
  3. Wrap up
  4. Closing remarks
Chair (Mongolia)

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