Source: Centre of Excellence for Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Systems, IDRC, Canada
By Mia Harbitz
The purpose of this report is to provide a brief introduction to the civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) system in Niger. The information is based on a questionnaire completed by the Niger Civil Registry along with a desk review of publicly available documents on CRVS in Niger. Among other things, this report presents:
- Background information on the country;
- Selected indicators relevant to CRVS processes;
- Stakeholders’ activities; and
- Resources available and needed to strengthen CRVS systems.