The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the critical need to monitor mortality and its causes, making sure everyone is included. As well as being essential for accurate , complete and timely vital statistics, death registration is also an important legal and administrative function, required for protecting inheritance rights and securing pension and survivorship claims.
Preparations for the Second Ministerial Conference on CRVS in Asia and the Pacific
The Second Ministerial Conference on CRVS will be taking place from the 16th to 19th November, 2021. It will be the occasion to celebrate progress through the CRVS Decade (2015-2024), identify remaining challenges, emphasize CRVS for sustainable development and promote CRVS as the foundation for legal identity. Preparations to get as much valuable inputs for the conference has already started, for example through the children and youth consultation, have already started and updates will be published on this website regularly.Read More