Assessments and plans - country status

In the Second Conference of African Ministers Responsible for Civil Registration that took place in Durban, South Africa on 3-7 September 2012, African Ministers endorsed Africa Programme on Accelerated Improvement of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (APAI-CRVS), which provides a policy and programmatic framework for implementation of CRVS systems on the continent and decided that all countries should undertake comprehensive assessments of CRVS systems and prepare costed national plans irrespective of the state of development of their systems.

 

The below table reflects the current status of conducting comprehensive assessments and development of plans in countries.

 

 

Assessment

Plan

Algeria

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

Angola

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Benin

Initiated

 

Botswana

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Burkina Faso

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Burundi

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Cameroon

In progress

 

Cape Verde

Not initated

 

Central African Republic

Not initated

 

Chad

Initiated

 

Comoros

Not initated

 

Congo

Not initated

 

Cote d'Ivoire

Initiated

 

Djibouti

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

DRC

Initiated

 

Egypt

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

Equatorial Guinea

Not initated

 

Eritrea

Not initated

 

Ethiopia

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Gabon

Initiated

 

Gambia

Initiated

 

Ghana

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Guinea

Not initated

 

Guinea-Bissau

Not initated

 

Kenya

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Lesotho

Comprehensive assessment completed

 

Liberia

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Libya

Not initated

 

Madagascar

In progress

 

Malawi

Not initated

 

Mali

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Mauritania

Initiated

 

Mauritius

Not initated

 

Morocco

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

Mozambique

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Namibia

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Niger

Initiated

 

Nigeria

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Rwanda

In progress

 

São Tomé and Príncipe

Not initated

 

Senegal

In progress

 

Seychelles

Not initated

 

Sierra Leone

In progress

 

Somalia

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

South Africa

Comprehensive assessment completed

 

South Sudan

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Sudan

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

Swaziland

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Tanzania

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Togo

Not initated

 

Tunisia

Rapid assessment completed

Developed

Uganda

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Zambia

Comprehensive assessment completed

Developed

Zimbabwe

Initiated

 

See APAI-CRVS assessment guidelines and tools and strategic planning guide.