The Centre of Excellence for CRVS systems at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and UNICEF are pleased to announce that the 3rd global CRVS and Gender Conference will be held in New York on October 17-18, 2022. The conference will be a hybrid conference - i.e. encompassing both in-person and virtual participation. This conference will build on the previous two CRVS and gender conferences - the last conference was held in February, 2018. This year’s conference will
- Assess developments on gender and CRVS since 2020 Conference in Ottawa, including the impact of Covid-19
- Highlight the value of CRVS data for tracking gender inequalities
- Advance practices to strengthen gender-responsive CRVS systems in support of the 2030 agenda, including SDG5 and commitments to "Leave No One Behind"
- Guide and strengthen gender dimensions of CRVS strengthening efforts and gender sensitive analyses of civil registration data
Simultaneous interpretation will be offered between English, French, Spanish, and Arabic.