Basic STATA Training Given to 29 Nutrition Researchers
EPHI-NIPN in collaboration with IFPRI organized training on “Introduction to STATA for Nutrition Research” for researchers. The training is part of this capacity building work aiming to creating capacities, particularly focusing on the longer- and shorter-term capacity needs of NIPN stakeholders, including the NIPN staff, other technical staff of EPHI, research centers, and NNP signatory ministries and universities.
The training was given at the EPHI training center from November 19 – 22, 2018.
The training is aiming to support NIPN team and stakeholders to perform efficiently and conduct further analysis on demographic health surveys and the Household Income Consumption Expenditure Surveys (HICES) data.
The training includes both the technical, theoretical and practical exercises and a total of 29 trainees took the training.
At the end of the training, concluding remarks were made and certificates awarded to the trainees by Ato Solomon Eshetu, A/Director of Food Science and Nutrition Research Directorate of EPHI.