The Minister of Planning participates in an extensive meeting to follow up the national preparations for the completion of the General Population and Housing Census 2020

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The Minister of Planning, Dr. Nuri Sabah Al-Dulaimi, on Monday, participated in an extensive meeting attended by the advanced staff in the Ministry of Planning and the relevant authorities in the public and private sectors and civil society organizations; to follow up the national preparations for the completion of the general census of population and housing in the month of October 2020.

During the meeting, the second training workshop was opened to explain the mechanism of firmness, numbering, enumeration and filling the census forms. To be presented by the General Population and Housing Census 2020 to promote the development and service reality throughout Iraq.

For his part, the President of the Central Bureau of Statistics, Dr. Diaa Awwad, said that the next experiment comes as a complement to the successful experience carried out by the Central Statistical Organization in Anbar province, stressing that the graduates of these courses are qualified to prepare and hold training courses and make observations in all the provinces of Iraq.

For his part, Dr. Mahdi Al-Allaq, the National Census Advisor, praised the preparations of the Central Bureau of Statistics teams and their serious endeavor to implement the census in its specific timings, pointing to the support of the United Nations Population Fund and friends in the international community in Iraq to overcome all challenges.