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South Asia Sub-Regional Training Workshop on “Strengthening National Capacities in Education Data and Statistics for Evidence Based Policy Making, Planning and Monitoring of SDG 4: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) and UNESCO Bangkok is organization of the regional workshop on strengthening Member States capacities in education indicators and statistics for the monitoring and national mid-term review of SDG 4. The main purpose of the training workshop is to strengthen the technical capacities of officials on systematically monitoring the progress of SDG 4 by using UIS instruments and methodologies. The three-day workshop will consist of methodological sessions on the global and thematic indicators of the Education 2030 Agenda–SDG 4, discussions on international education statistics, their pertaining standards, concepts and methodologies (e.g. ISCED 2011), UIS data questionnaires, strengthening administrative education data system (EMIS use of household surveys and learning assessments for the production of relevant education indicators and measuring progress in SDG 4. The workshop serves to discuss (i) the national and regional SDG 4 benchmarking process as well as (ii) the national and regional mid-term review of SDG 4