Stratégies actuelles de suivi et d'évaluation des OMD : le groupe thématique sur la statistique du groupe de pilotage pour la réalisation des OMD en Afrique
En vue de renforcer les capacités spastiques de l'Afrique et d'améliorer la fourniture de données a court terme, le Groupe thématique sur la statistique s'appuie sur le Cadre stratégique régional de référence pour le ...
Current strategies on MDGs monitoring and evaluation : the MDG Africa group cluster on statistics
This paper presents the keys recommendations emanating from the Business Plan of the MDG Africa Cluster on Statistics as well as progress made in their implementation.
2009 African statistics day celebrations
At the mid-term evaluation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), it is imperative that countries recognise that civil registration is a developmental and human rights issue and our ability to monitor progress in this ...
The state of vital statistics in Africa
At the Seminar on Population Problems in Africa held in Cairo in October-November 1962, explicit recognition was given to the inadequacies of the existing data on population size*, structure and changes. The Third Conference ...
Source of data on birth and death rates in Senegal
This paper concerns on sources of data on birth and death rates in Senegal. As a rule, two components are used in estimating crude birth and death rates; the number of births and deaths, taken from civil registration ...
Organisation and status of national registration and vital statistics in Africa
The organization of the civil registration administration may be centralized or decentralized. A centralized system is one where the network of local registration offices is directly controlled and administered by a central ...
Keeping the promise : reforming and improving civil registration and vital statistics systems in Africa
The paper deals Keeping the Promise on reforming and improving civil registration and vital statistics systems in Africa.
The current status of vital staistics and civil registration systems in Sierra Leone
The state of data collection, compilation and publication in Sierra Leone is in dire need of reform and improvement. Methods and practices of data collection in respect of both civil and vital registration systems have to ...
Different Approaches for Evaluating civil registration coverage
The principal aim of a civil registration system is to register all vital events occurring in a country on a continuing basis. Indeed, the system has been defined as "the continuous, permanent, compulsory recording of the ...
Organization and status of civil registration in Africa and recommendations for improvement
The registration of births and deaths is not a new concept in Africa. In 28 out of the 36 countries on the African continent, civil registration systems have been in existence for more than 50 years (see Annex I). In 8 of ...