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Enumerator Training Workshop for Human Capacity

Update by Webadmin 2021-01-01 14:59:30

On December 23, 2020, AFSIS Secretariat and Center for Agricultural Information (CAI), Agricultural Development Policy and Planning Division, Office of Agricultural Economics (OAE), Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand, had conducted Enumerator Training Workshop as a part of project for Supporting Agricultural Survey on Promoting Sustainable Agriculture in ASEAN Region or SAS-PSA project in Thailand.

 

In this regard, Dr. Waraporn Saelee, AFSIS Manager, Statistician, Senior Professional Level, Office of Agricultural Economics, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand, and Mr. NIIMI Tomohiro, Japanese Expert, have performed as lecturers in this workshop. The objectives of the workshop are to make the same understanding in each question in the questionnaire applying the SDG indicator 2.4.1 method based on FAO Survey Module, increase the knowledge of the pilot survey questionnaire and develop capacity for the enumerators before collecting data from farm households.

 

Therefore, the enumerators are collecting the pilot survey in Chachoengsao from December 24, 2020, and it is expected to finish on January 23, 2021.

 

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