News & Events

10-12 May 2023
The Ninth Meeting of the Regional Steering Group for CRVS in Asia Pacific, 10-12 May 2023

Event Details

(Newsletter May 2023)

The ninth meeting of the Regional Steering Group (RSG) for Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) in Asia and the Pacific was organized in-person from 10 to 12 May 2023 in Bangkok. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss progress to-date, prepare for the final review of the Asia Pacific CRVS Decade (2015-2024) and possible extension, and decide on future focus areas for the work of the RSG. During the meeting, participants reached a consensus on the need for extending the CRVS Decade beyond 2024. The meeting was organized in a hybrid modality with most participants attending in-person and online participants joining via Microsoft Teams platform. The modality of the meeting was a combination of presentations, interactive discussions and feedback sessions. The meeting included 42 participants, including 26 country participants and 16 development partner participants.

The presentation material, and meeting agenda are provided below.



Date of Event
Wednesday 10th May 2023 to Friday 12th May 2023
Attachment Size
RSG9 Concept Note.pdf160.94 KB 160.94 KB
Ninth Regional Steering Group (RSG9) Meeting - Agenda (final).pdf351.39 KB 351.39 KB
S2_Bangladesh_Implementing inequality assessment.pdf1.25 MB 1.25 MB
S2_Fiji_Producing and using findings from their inequality assessments.pdf1 MB 1 MB
S2_Lao PDR_ Implementing inequality assessment.pdf444.77 KB 444.77 KB
S2_Presentation on implementing inequality assessments and strengthening demographic analysis capacity.pdf1.68 MB 1.68 MB
S2_Samoa_Designing inequality assessment and identifying suitable groups to include the in assessment.pdf977.2 KB 977.2 KB
S4_Presentation on advancing digital technology in CRVS processes.pdf1.24 MB 1.24 MB
S5_Impact of climate change on CRVS system.pdf659.34 KB 659.34 KB
S5_Malaysia_Lessons from COVID-19.pdf1.36 MB 1.36 MB
S5_New Zealand_How to create a resilient CRVS system.pdf257.7 KB 257.7 KB
S7_Presentation on the CRVS Decade timeline.pdf2 MB 2 MB
S9_Presentation on implications of decade on other initiatives.pdf1.13 MB 1.13 MB
S10_Presentation on options for CRVS Decade beyond 2024.pdf597.93 KB 597.93 KB
S14_Presentation on the 2024 Review of the Asian and Pacific CRVS Decade (2015-2024).pdf1.12 MB 1.12 MB
S15_Bangladesh_Experience sharing on completing midterm questionnaire.pdf710.28 KB 710.28 KB
S15_Fiji_Experience sharing on completing midterm questionnaire.pdf478.32 KB 478.32 KB
S15_Kiribati_Experience sharing on completing midterm questionnaire.pdf624.29 KB 624.29 KB
S15_Malaysia_Experience sharing on completing midterm questionnaire.pdf1.63 MB 1.63 MB