The Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data hosted the third 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.

The third session featured several distinguished speakers discussing how linking civil registration, vital statistics, and identity management systems can benefit policymakers:

  • Anette Bayer Forsingdal, Senior Program Specialist, Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems, International Development Research Centre
  • Frans Rijkers, Strategic Advisor, Innovation & Identity at the National Office for Identity Data, Ministry for the Interior and Kingdom Relations in the Netherlands
  • Karen Bett, Policy Associate, Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data
  • Zoran Dokovic, Lead Technical Adviser
  • Collen Muleke, Director Civil Registration, Ministry of Home Affairs, Namibia