Meeting for the ICP National Accounts
April 29 - May 3, 2013,
The Workshop focused on
four main objectives:
The validation of
MORES 2011 Expenditures values on the Intra-Country
The GDP revisions between
2005 and 2011 expenditures data;
The validation of special
surveys data: Government Compensation, Government
Expenditures, Water Tariff and Housing;
The improvement of input
data quality and reliability in order to meet the
international comparability standards and to generate
enhanced preliminary PPPs.
The 2nd ICP NA Regional
Workshop was hosted by ESCWA at the Central Palace Hotel
- Istanbul, where a total of 17 participants attended.
The meeting hosted twelve
representatives from all twelve participating countries
including NA experts. It featured also the ICP global
Manager, Mr. Michel Mouyelo-Katoula and ESCWA's regional
advisor, Mr. Omar Hakouz.