Network Meeting of National Statistical Offices
LEAVING NO CHILD BEHIND - Data on Children in Alternative Care, Geneva, 6-7 October 2016


Network Meeting of National Statistical Offices 2016 group picture
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Agenda  
List of participants    
Final report  
Key background documents - Children in Alternative Care Data collection on children in alternative care in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
  All children count but not all children are counted
  Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children
  Moving Forward - Implementing the Guidelines
  Who cares for children - English  
Key background documents - SDG monitoring Report of the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators
  CES Roadmap for the SDGs  
  Is every child counted?  
Day 1, Chair: Jean-Claude Legrand    
SDGs - Leaving no child behind in Europe and Central Asia (ECA). Marie-Pierre Poirier, Regional Director, UNICEF Regional Office for CEE/CIS    
Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children - views from the CRC Committee Benyam Dawit Mezmur, CRC Committee Chairperson    
Introduction to meeting objectives and agenda; presentation of participants Lori Bell, Regional M&E Advisor, UNICEF Regional Office for CEE/CIS    
Regional update on child care system reform in ECA Jean-Claude Legrand, Senior Regional Child Protection Advisor, UNICEF Regional Office for CEE/CIS    
TransMonEE Analysis - Children in Alternative Care Siraj Mahmudlu, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, UNICEF CEE/CIS Regional Office  
Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children and its application: the importance of quality data Nigel Cantwell, Senior Consultant, Child Protection    
Summary of the discussions at the International Alternative Care Conference and implications for data Chrissie Gale, Centre for Excellence for Looking after Children in Scotland (CELCIS)  
Tools and methods for Improved Monitoring of Children in Alternative Care Florence Martin, Director, Better Care Network  
Country Analytical Reports (CARs) to TransMonEE on data systems related to children in alternative care Siraj Mahmudlu, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, UNICEF Regional Office for CEE/CIS  
Summary of TransMonEE CARs on data on children in alternative care Helen Moestue, UNICEF Consultant / Save the Children US  
Country experiences with improving the scope and sources of data on children in alternative care Moderated by Nigel Cantwell    
Ainur Dosanova, Chief expert, Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economy, Kazakhstan  
Arzu Orujova, Chief Advisor of Social Statistic Department of the State Statistical Committee, Azerbaijan  
Diana Topcic Rosenberg, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Social Policy and Youth, Croatia  
Country experiences with improving data collection systems and intersectoriality Moderated by Chrissie Gale    
Mirjana Ognjanovic, Republic Institute for Social Protection, Serbia  
Elena Shubochkina, Deputy Head of Division of the Department for Population and Healthcare Statistics of the Federal State Statistics Service, Russian Federation
Corneliu Tarus, Deputy Head of Family and Child Rights Protection Policies Department, Ministry of Labour, Social Protection and Family, Republic of Moldova  
Further country exchange - Exchange on promising practices and suggestions for improvement Facilitated by Helen Moestue    
Summary of the day and closing remarks Jean-Claude Legrand    
Day 2, Chair: Lori Bell    
Update on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) indicators on children Lori Bell  
CES Steering Group on Statistics for SDGs -and the role of the Swiss Federal Statistical Office in the implementation of the 2030 agenda in Switzerland Benjamin Rothen, Co-Chair, UNECE CES Steering Group on Sustainable Development Goals Statistics, and Deputy Head of the Unit of International Affairs, Swiss Federal Statistical Office  
SDGs as an opportunity to strengthen national data systems on child rights monitoring Moderated by Lori Bell    
Kanykey Orozbaeva, Member of the Inter Agency Expert Group for the SDG Indicators, Head of Department of Sustainable Development and Environmental Statistics, National Statistical Committee, Kyrgyzstan  
Majda Savicevic, Advisor for International Cooperation and European integration, National Statistics Office, Montenegro  
Gurbangozel Charyyeva, Head of the Population and Demography Department, National Statistical Office, Turkmenistan  
Ciprian Buhusi, Head of Department, Control Body, National Authority of the Child and Adoption, Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and Elderly, Romania
Cristina Avram, Expert, Department of Households and Social Protection Statistics, Directorate of Social Statistics, National Institute of Statistics of Romania
Viorica Stefanescu, Child Rights System Monitoring Specialist, UNICEF in Romania
 
Building Capacity for Disaggregation: Washington Group/UNICEF survey module on child disability/functional limitations. Claudia Cappa Statistics and Monitoring Specialist, Data and Analytics Section, UNICEF NYHQ
Tijana Comic, Head of SDGs and EU-SILC Unit of the Statistical Office, Republic of Serbia
 
TransMonEE Updates and plans Siraj Mahmudlu    
Wrap-up and closure of the TransMonEE network meeting Lori Bell    

Workshop on Child Disability Measurement, 6-10 July 2015, Geneva


Workshop on Child Disability Measurement group picture
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Final report  

2014 TransMonEE meeting on Child Rights Monitoring and Data on Equity: potential and challenges


2014 TransMonEE meeting group picture
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Agenda  
List of participants    
Final report    
Key background documents Building more sustainable inclusive societies
  UNICEF summary on strengthening Statistics on Children with Disabilities
  UNCRPD and its optional protocol  
  Draft summary of Country Analytical Reports (CAR) on disability measurement
  Guidance for TransMonEE CAR on disability measurement, 2013
  Guidance for TransMonEE CAR on alternative care provision for children, 2014
Welcome address Kirsi Madi, Deputy Regional Director, UNICEF CEE/CIS    
Introduction to TransMonEE (TM), the TM Meeting Agenda and Presentations of the Participants Lori Bell, Regional Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation, UNICEF CEE/CIS    
Session 1:
Overview of TM data and trends over time. Siraj Mahmudlu, Regional M&E Specialist, UNICEF CEE/CIS  
Session 2:
UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and the Paradigm Shift in Understanding and Defining Disability. András Lénárt, European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education  
European Disability statistics: progress and challenges Lucian Agafitei, EuroStat  
Selecting a method for collecting child disability data. UNICEF/WG Module on Child Functioning and Disability and the UNICEF/WG Module on School Environment and Participation Mitchell Loeb, Washington Group on Disability Statistics  
Session 3:
Country Experiences with disability measurement tools Lori Bell, UNICEF Regional Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation, UNICEF CEE/CIS  
  Kazakhstan
  Croatia  
  Kyrgyzstan
  Republic of Moldova  
Session 4:
Discussion on good practices and next steps Roundtable discussions and Plenary feedback    
Closing remarks day 1 Lori Bell, UNICEF Regional Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation, UNICEF CEE/CIS
Simona Giarratano, European Disability Forum
   
Opening Day 2 Lori Bell, UNICEF Regional Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation, UNICEF CEE/CIS
   
Session 5:
Enhancing the availability, quality and comparability of TransMonEE data Virginija Cruijsen, TransMonEE Database Management Consultant  
Session 6:
2014 Country Analytical Reports on Alternative Care for Children Siraj Mahmudlu, Regional M&E Specialist, UNICEF CEE/CIS  
Session 7:
TransMonEE process as a means to bridge inter-agency data discrepancy Experience of Serbia  
Session 8:
Discussion on improvement of coverage, quality and disaggregated data Group discussions    
Session 9:
Strengthening TransMonEE - Recent Improvements Flavio Bianconi, TransMonEE Database Development Consultant  
Session 10:
Dissemination and use of children-related data at the regional and country levels Siraj Mahmudlu, Regional M&E Specialist, UNICEF CEE/CIS  
Wrap up and Next Steps Meeting Close Fabio Sabatini, Regional Chief, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, UNICEF
Claudia Junker, Head of unit "Statistical cooperation", Eurostat
Olga Remenets, Head of Population and Labour Statistics Division, Interstate Stat Committee of CIS