Ghana: Bauchi State: UNICEF, gov’t and NPC launch birth registration exercise

Published: 7/Jul/2017
Source: News Ghana

Flagging off the ceremony yesterday, Governor Mohammed Abubakar directed all primary healthcare facilities and government hospitals in the state to establish desk officer dedicated to registration of birth. He explained that all relevant state government agencies and departments are to key into the initiative of UNICEF Maternal, New born and Child health and Nutrition (MNCHN) project to ensure that henceforth all births in the state are registered and appropriate certificate issued.

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Themes: Identity Documents, Birth Registration
Regions: West Africa, Ghana
Year: 2017