The Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data hosted the fourth installment of "The power of population data: data of the people, by the people, for the people to achieve Agenda 2030," a webinar series intended to spark interest and share knowledge on the importance of population data.

This webinar was a deep dive into six country case studies (Armenia, Ecuador, Kyrgyzstan, Namibia, the Netherlands, and Peru), with emphasis on Peru and Ecuador. These countries have pursued a holistic approach in linking their civil registration, vital statistics, and identity management systems. It features several distinguished speakers including:

  • Verónica Álvarez, Lead Researcher - Ecuador, Peru -Jorge Puch, Head of Operations, Registro Nacional de Identificación y Estado Civil – RENIEC, Peru
  • Mia Harbitz, Independent Consultant
  • Rebeca Omaña, Program Coordinator, Universal Civil Identity Project of the Americas, Department for Effective Public Management, Organization of American States
  • Irina Dincu, Senior CRVS Expert, Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems, International Development Research Centre