The comprehensive assessment of Papua New Guinea's (PNG) Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) system was commissioned by the PNG CRVS Committee led by Chair Mr Noel Mobiha (Registrar General) and Co-Chair Mrs Manah Dindi (NDoH) with considerable support from Mr Nicholas Piauka and Dr Viola Kwa.

The assessment and development of this report was led and supported by Jeff Montgomery, with funding provided by the Pacific Community (SPC) and Brisbane Accord Group. Other key contributors included staff from Civil Identity and Registry Office, National Department of Health, Department of Provincial and Local Level Government, Department of National Planning and Monitoring,Constitutional & Law Reform Commission and the Rural Health Project. Partner agencies involved were Bloomberg Data for Health (Melbourne University, Vital Strategies, Global Health Advocacy Incubator and Imagine Law), UNICEF, WHO, UNFPA, Asian Development Bank, DFAT, MFAT and SPC.

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Type of Resource: 
Country Assessments and Strategies
Year of Publication: 
2019