The 6th Session of the ACSS Committee, hosted by Lao Statistics Bureau (LSB), Ministry of Planning and Investment, was chaired by Dr. Samaychanh Boupha, Head of LSB and Vice-Minister. Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales, National Statistician and Civil Registrar General of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), served as Co-chairperson.

On this day, 3rd of November 2016, the 6th Session of the ACSS Committee represented by the Heads of the National Statistical Office of the ASEAN Member States (AMS) jointly issues this Joint Media Statement and reaffirms our commitment to respond proactively to emerging statistical requirements in the implementation of ASEAN 2025: Forging Ahead Together.

Download the full statement here.