The work of DIME is based on cooperation between its members and the goals of DIME are linked to ESS-wide statistical challenges. The aim of DIME is to enhance cooperation between member states, recognise methodological challenges in production of statistics, enhance standardisation of statistical production processes and tools, introduce statistical recommendations and provide advice to European Statistical Committee (ESSC) in strategic matters. DIME also reviews the annual ESSnet ESSnet programme prior to its adoption by the ESSC.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Third Country (Statistics), National administrations