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TOPIC. PRESENTATION OF COUNTRYSTAT BURKINA FASO Vilnius, Lituanie 30 September - 2 October, 2009 18 th Reference Group Meeting. Brief Presentation of Burkina Faso. Brief Presentation of Burkina Faso. Location : West Africa; Surface : 274 200 km2; Population : 13,72 million (2007).

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TOPIC

PRESENTATION OF

COUNTRYSTAT BURKINA FASO

Vilnius, Lituanie

30 September - 2 October, 2009

18th Reference Group Meeting



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Brief Presentation of

Burkina Faso

Location : West Africa;

Surface : 274 200 km2;

Population : 13,72 million (2007).



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Organization and implementation of CountrySTAT Burkina

CountrySTAT has been presented at several international and regional levels meetings of Statisticians and agricultural technicians in Africa :

At the 19th Session of the African Commission on Agricultural Statistics in 2005 in Mozambique;

At the 20th Session in 2007 in Algeria, where its implementation in member countries was recommended.


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Organization and implementation of CountrySTAT Burkina

One of the main objectives of CountrySTAT for SSA is the deployment of 17 CountrySTAT including that of Burkina Faso. We have the advantage to give an overview of its process


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Organization and implementation of CountrySTAT Burkina

National Consortium: Specialized Technical Committee

National Coordination DGPER

Technical Secretariat

computer scientists

Statisticians


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Summary report of the progress of CountrySTAT activities in Burkina


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

We are in one step of a technical process that began during May 2008 at UEMOA headquarters in Burkina Faso.

Indeed, it was during a workshop that we participated in our first training.

We took this opportunity because we have been impressed by the deployment and use of the software.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

The FAO through the project focuses on capacity building and ownership of the system by countries to ensure the sustainability of long-term results.

Since that period of May 2008 a large number of activities was conducted.

These are respectively the following:


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May 2008

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Training N°1


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

  • In reminder, the objectives of the first training were :

  • To use CountrySTAT (consultation);

  • Tocreate .px files with PX PX-EXCEL, PX-EDIT, PX-MAKE;

  • Use PX-MAP;

  • To publish data on the web site;

  • To administer the website;

  • This was done because at the end of the training workshop, the version 3.0 was published on the internet.


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September 2008

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

17th Reference Group meeting


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

  • Participation to the previous PC-AXIS software Family Reference group meeting.


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November 2008

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Training N°2


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

  • Training of national administators of CountrySTAT held at FAO Headquarters in Rome from

  • 11 to 15 November 2008:

  • Burkina Faso was represented by 4 participants.

  • We have seen how to deploy the new version of CountrySTAT (version 3.1);

  • Specially the creation of .px files with the Px Edit 2.6 has occupied a large part of the time.

  • Aggregations.


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December 2008

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

National Workshop for the Presentation of CountrySTAT

Circular Mission


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

  • It was the first meeting of system presentation followed by a description of structures first generation CountrySTAT Burkina.

  • Twenty (20) national structures were identified as forming part of the core of first generation of CountrySTAT and in charge to learn and manage the tool.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

National Report on the state of the existing information system in the country or data available on Agriculture and Food.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

  • We received the mission of the two first leaders of project.

  • M. Naman KEITA and M. KAFKAS Kaprazli from 14 to 17 December 2008. The objectives of the mission were :

  • Sensitize the authorities about the system countrysat and request their support for its implementations in Burkina Faso;

  • Meet the Technical Secretariat to discuss in pratice the implementation of the system and and the administrators of UEMOA;

  • To finalize the work plan and budget of the country stat system.


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January 2009

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Training N°3


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

At the end of the training of national staff by the FAO technical team, a national expertise was formed so as to begin individual and collective trainings.

The first training concerned the statistic producing structures (environment, health, transportation, weather, farms, fishing, education, population, economic, price, etc.) and the Agriculture and Food structures.

The aim of the workshop was to provide participants with the necessary knowledge in the context of the implementation of CountryStat in Burkina Faso.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Define philosophy CountrySTAT; Give participants the basic knowledge to handling CountrySTAT; File creation. Px with Px Edit; Using FileZilla.

The work took place in plenary and group with technical

support from two FAO experts. During the training overcome the difficulties encountered at the end

of november workshop.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

This training has involved forty-three (43) participants from twenty two (22) different structures.


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Since February 2009

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Work Group


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

After the initial training workshop for focal points of national institutions, four working groups were established under the supervision of four technical managers and regularly provide the following tasks:

The presentation of data processed by the representatives   different structures

The situation data available from the structure after Accessibility issues raised at the previous meeting


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

The achievement of current development work within different structures

The display data converted by the different structures.

The updated website via FTP: transfer parameters and data.

Ensure the work of converting data files with Px-Edit.


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May 2009

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

Training N°4

 12 – 19 May, 2009

by

 Lars Nordbäck from Statistics Sweden (Statistika centralbyran )


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

This was an opportunity to benefit from the expertise

of Mr. Lars Nordbäck during a training.

17 Senior statisticians and computer scientist from the

National Institute of Statistics and Demography of

Burkina Faso and the office in charge of Agricultural

Statistics participated in the training on the PC-Axis family software.


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

This training, gave to the participants the ability to setup and/or use:

PC-Axis main module;

PX-Edit;

PX-Web;

PX-Make;

PX-Map.


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Calls Conferences

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

A major innovation introduced in the middle of the project was the calls conferences. An instrument of monitoring, exhortation, reminder of activity and especially sharing experiences of countries in the processus.


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Meeting of Technical Secretariat

Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso


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Summary report of the progress

of CountrySTAT activities

in Burkina Faso

The deployment of the platform and the provision new version was made in the same time with activities following nationally :

Exchanges around regular technical instructions and recommendation received from the Technical team of project;

Discussions on problems after initial training and how to resolve problems of institutional focal points and groups.



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Data collection

Taking advantage of training in January on CountryStat system, and PC-Axis family software, Some technical working groups were established. Every group contain an average 5 structures. Each structure was represented by two focal points.


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Data collection

The collection of national and sub-national data on agricultural surveys, the national census on agriculture, population, etc… of the institutions in CountrySTAT Burkina is realized by the focal points.



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Converting files

A part of the .px files was created during the initial training workshop in the month of January.

Some of px. Files were created during the work in group

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Finally the focal points have the responsibility to convert the files of their own institutions



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Data Validation

The web site was update by the focal points. The data are already validated and there are available databases in various formats (EXCEL, SQL, ACCESS, SPSS, DBF, ETC.)



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Metadata

Particular emphasis has been put in different meetings and work session on the meta data. The major party has been informed by the focal points

During the harmonization workshop, the national coordinators by mail, phone asked and received the missing information or additional information.



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Publication On line

The first publication is done by the focal points. It should be noted that FTP access has been configured for this purpose.



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Preparation of the official

launch

  • Some dispositions were taken for the launch of CountryStat Burkina:

  • Workshop on harmonization of concepts and definitions;

  • Preparation of documents ( correspondence, speechwriting, program adoption, invite list, realization TDR of workshop.


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Présentation of Web Site CountrySTAT Burkina:http://www.countrystat.org/country/BFA


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Présentation of Web Site CountrySTAT Burkina:

All this long process gave a result. It’s a web site ready to an eventual official launch in the following days.

Arrangements are being made between all parts in his process

However , I'll give you a quick overview of CountyStat Burkina



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Lessons on using PC-Axis and difficulties encountered

  • This experience has shown that it is possible to develop and implement a system Information on Agriculture and Food quick and easy. An excellent opportunity is given by the development of this family software.

  • Need for interest, commitment and support at a high level


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Lessons on using PC-Axis and difficulties encountered

The need for collaboration between national structures which product production of agricultural statistics through a technical coordination

  • Need adequate time to develop and implement the system

  • Need to establish a mechanism for regular updating of data.



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Conclusion

  • We express our gratitude to the developers of this family of software that allows a best management of our time, and give us you success in our tasks

  • Our thanks to the FAO through the team CountrySTAT FAO for his various supports.


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