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27 March 2020

Digital civil registration and legal identity systems: A joined-up approach to leave no one behind

An overview of trends in civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS). To deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), how can we ensure everyone is counted?

Discussion paper
11 October 2019

Measuring the state of civil registration and legal identity

In this paper we propose an efficient new system to monitor digital civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) and legal identity systems.

29 August 2019

Harmonising registration and identification in emergencies in Somalia

In this report we look at cash transfer programmes in Somalia and how data systems could be harmonised to better support them.

7 February 2019

Underfunded appeals: Understanding the consequences, improving the system

Examining the consequences of underfunding and how appeals requirements are out-pacing funding despite major increases in humanitarian assistance.

Discussion paper
13 December 2018

Filling the gaps in current global poverty data estimates

This paper explores new methodologies for producing global poverty data estimates for places where there are gaps in the World Bank’s PovcalNet database.

Discussion paper
13 July 2018

How the P20 are doing in Benin

The P20 Initiative is an effort to better understand the data on people who are at risk of being left behind so that action can be taken, and policies and resources can be better targeted to ensure that they are included in progress

13 July 2018

How the P20 are doing in your country

Explore data on the poorest 20% (P20) in your country and how they compare to the rest of the population across key indicators such as income and education.

3 July 2018

Data use: An overview of conceptual and practical approaches

We have explored conceptual and practical approaches to data use through desk research and contextualised them using DI’s data use framework.

13 June 2018

Progress report 1: Supporting Grand Bargain signatories in meeting commitments to greater transparency

Progress by Grand Bargain organisations in publishing open data on their humanitarian financing and providing useful and usable data on their activities.