Towards integrating agricultural cost of production in Zambia’s farm surveys

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of Livestock and the Global Office of the Global Strategy to improve Agricultural and Rural Statistics implemented a technical assistance (TA) program on Agricultural Cost of Production statistics (AgCoP) from March 2017 to January 2018 through a series of activities including technical training and support in conducting a pilot survey.
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Global Strategy launches AGRIS pilot survey in Ghana

The Global Office (GO) of the Global Strategy, in collaboration with the Ghana Statistical Services (GSS) and the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), has launched the AGRIS pilot survey in four selected districts of the Ashanti Region in Ghana.

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Global Strategy issues handbook on AGRIS Methodology

The Agricultural Integrated Survey (AGRIS) is a farm-based modular ten-year sample survey programme, developed by the Global Strategy to Improve Agricultural and Rural Statistics that aims to address the challenges that most developing countries face in generating  quality and disaggregated data on the technical, economic, environmental and social dimensions of agricultural holdings, using a cost-effective approach.

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