PSA to Hold the 8th National Workshop on Civil Registration

The Philippine Statistics Authority will hold the 8th NWCR with the theme “Makiisa...Makisali sa Dekadang CRVS” at the Iloilo Convention Center in Iloilo City on 23 to 25 August 2016. This workshop is designed for stakeholders on civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS),- the City/Municipal Civil Registrars and staff, towards an improved delivery of public service. It shall serve as a continuing education for staff of Local Civil Registry Offices; a fitting forum for sharing best practices, experiences and ideas on CRVS; and as campaign for the CRVS Decade.

Relevant topics are lined up for this 3-day workshop which include among others, CRVS Decade and CRVS Activities; Updates on CRG Issuances; Revised IRR and Manual of Instructions of RA 9255; Barangay Civil Registration System: Pampanga Experience, Projects/Initiatives for Strengthening CRVS by Development Partners; Talakayan sa Dekadang CRVS; CRVS Learning Sessions and Quality Public Service. Notable resource persons are invited to discuss the topics. The event also includes the awarding of outstanding local civil registry offices in recognition of commendable public service in 2014 and 2015.

A registration fee of P3,600.00 to cover cost of venue, meals and convention kit shall be charged to each participant. For inquiries, interested parties may contact Ms. Marizza B. Grande, Chairperson of Program and Invitation Committee at telephone number (02) 920-1347 or through her email address at For more information, please contact the Office of the Regional Director or Provincial Statistics Officer in your area or visit PSA website at or follow us at Facebook Fan Page@PSA_Civil Registration and Vital Statistics.