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Gender Equity in Guinea: How Social Norms Affect the Civil Registration of Women and Girls in West Africa

Brief/Fact Sheet | Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems

Jun 07,2021

Registration of births, marriages, divorces, and deaths in West Africa is a key concern on the international agenda. Despite significant efforts and investments made by regional and national authorities and international partners, the civil registration of girls and women remains a challenge. This brief focuses on gender equity in Gunea and how social norms affect civil registration of women.