Menu

CIVIL REGISTRATION AND VITAL STATISTICS

IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC

News & Events

16 Jun-01 Jul 2021
Launch of Getting Every One in the Picture - a snapshot of progress midway through the Asian and Pacific Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Decade
TAGS

Asia-Pacific has reached the midpoint of the Asian and Pacific Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Decade (2015-2024). The Decade is dedicated to achieving universal and responsive CRVS systems.

To highlight the progress countries made in meeting their national targets under the Regional Action Framework for CRVS in Asia and the Pacific, ESCAP is proud to publish a snapshot of progress midway through the CRVS Decade. Prepared as part of the analysis informing the organization of the Second Ministerial Conference on CRVS in Asia and the Pacific between 16-19 November 2021, the snapshot report shows the Asia-Pacific region is on the right path to reaching the goals of universal and responsive CRVS systems.

The report will be launched on 28 June 2021 from 13:00 - 14:00 (Bangkok time) by Ms. Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of ESCAP. The launch will also feature opening remarks by Ms. Kamni Naidu, Administrator-General, Ministry of Justice, Fiji and Chair of Regional Steering Group for CRVS, as well as presentations on country progress from Bangladesh and Georgia.

For more information on the Regional Launch please visit www.getinthepicture.org, or register for the event here.

The regional launch will be followed by four, subregional launches, to focus on the particular achievements and challenges faced in each subregion.

Pacific: 29 June 2021, 9:00 - 10:00 (Bangkok time). Registration

South and Southwest Asia: 29 June 2021, 13:00 - 14:30 (Bangkok time). Registration

South East Asia: 1 July 2021,10:00 - 11:00 (Bangkok time). Registration

North and Central Asia: 1 July 2021, 15:00 - 16:00 (Almaty time). Registration

Printer Friendly, PDF & Email

More News

24 February 2016

The Regional Support Office of the Bali Process on People Smuggling, Trafficking in Persons and…

21 July 2017

The World Bank's ID4D program has published the third annual update of the Global Dataset on the…

21 November 2018

Effective Use of Data in Public Health Journalism - CRVS As data become more prevalent and…

13 April 2020

To assist countries in collecting timely and accurate data, the World Health Organization's…

20 August 2020

The Centre of Excellence for Civil Registration and Vital Statistics systems has recently launched…

10 March 2021

UN ESCAP is pleased to announce two new, short term consultancies in the build up to the Second…

20 October 2021

The preparations for the Second Ministerial Conference on CRVS in Asia and the Pacific are nearly…

28 November 2014

PARIS21 released the video "Everyone Counts, Count everyone - CRVS in Asia" on the occasion of the…

09 May 2017

In order to facilitate country-level access to technical expertise and assistance for strengthening…

27 March 2019

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), with support…