Assessment missions

In Articles 62, of the Law on Official Statistics and Official Statistical System of Montenegro ("Official Gazette of Montenegro" 18/12) it is defined the coordinating role of MONSTAT in international cooperation. The organizational unit within MONSTAT responsible for implementing this role is Department of International Cooperation and European Integration.

In order to ensure comparability of statistical data with other countries and the implementation of cooperation with international organizations and producers of official statistics from other states, the constant adjustment of the statistical system of Montenegro with the European and international standards it is required. In order to easily recognize areas that need further harmonize and enhance, it is necessary to organize estimates that can be implemented through a mission or by reporting the current state of play by different types of questionnaires.

Department of International Cooperation and European Integration is responsible for organizing the missions aimed to assess the statistical system, and the Statistics Office of Montenegro (hereinafter MONSTAT). Evaluation of the statistical system and work of MONSTAT is done from different angles and by different institutions. Each assessment results in a report, which summarizes the current status, and the list of activities to further improvements.

List of assessment missions: