On 06/02/2018, a team from The UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) and NISR meets ACE-DS Staff.The team was made of Louisa Nolan, Lead Data Scientist, (Data Science Campus, ONS) and Ceri Regan, Academic Manager, (Data Science Campus, ONS),Jean-Claude Nyirimanzi, and Lauren Harrison from NISR.
The center Director, Dr. Charles RURANGA who welcomed the team, briefed the group on the African Center of excellence in Data Science (ACE-DS).
The two sides took time to chat,putting a focus on their collaboration on building skills, data access and sharing,Staff exchange ,etc,….
The UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) is supporting the Rwandan government, through NISR, from 2017-2020, to design and implement Data Revolution Plan.
Attendees posed for a photo after the meeting