Thursday, July 15, 2010

Inaccuracies in Reports

Issue Source: Atlas User Survey, Atlas Helpdesk

Affected Parties: Country Offices, Headquarters

Categorization: Reporting – Report Accuracy

There are often inaccuracies in reports when released to the user community. This is sometimes the case despite various reports using the same sources. The risk of this problem is reporting incorrect information, especially to external parties. Several issue have already been identified and are in the process of being corrected. Better quality assurance and testing of the reports is necessary in the future to prevent future occurrences. Furthermore, reports from similar data sources should be reviewed to ensure their criteria are consistent.

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