Tomas Africa

Pays où vous vivez

Philippines

Secteur

Consultant

Domaines d'expertise

Assessment and strategic planning, Law review, Project management, Project implementation, Organisational development, Notifications of events, Monitoring and evaluation, Marriage registration, Legal drafting, Legal advice, Identity management and production, Birth registration, Governance, Death registration, CRVS advocacy, Communication for development, Civil registration, Vital Statistic and Demography

Langues parlées

English, Filipino

Nombre d'années d'expérience en matière de systèmes ESEC ou de gestion de l'identité

10 or more

Profil

I have spent 50 years in official statistics, from being an enumerator to the Director of the Philippine National Statistics Office (NSO) extending to providing technical assistance to NSOs of several countries in Asia and the Pacific. Even before the MDGs and the SDGs, I had been working on improving the CRVS in the Philippines from 1989 onwards and eventually advocating and promoting the production and use of vital statistics supported by an effectively functioning civil registration system.

Titre du poste

Civil Registrar General of the Philippines & Executive Director

Organisation
National Statistics Office
Dates

Improved the civil registration system in the Philippines, including the issuance of relevant circulars/memoranda/opinions to standardize the practice and methods of civil registration practices, the automation of the national civil registry archives under a Build-Transfer-Operate scheme with a private contractor, the organization of the civil registrars of some 1600 local government units nationwide, & the convening & conduct of five National Conventions on Civil Registration for stakeholders

Titre du poste

Director

Organisation
Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific
Dates

Directed the conduct of various training courses on production, compilation, and analysis of official statistics and applications of information and communications technology. Developed and implemented modular training course designed to build country data/statistical capability, involving the national statistical organizations (NSOs) in Asia and the Pacific, and the national and UN focal points, to monitor the progress of the Millennium Development Goals.

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

George Washington University

Champ d'études
Statistics
Type de diplôme
MSc
Dates

Social and Economic Statistics

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

University of the Philippines

Champ d'études
Statistics
Type de diplôme
Bachelor
Dates

Baccalaureate degree

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

University of the Philippines

Champ d'études
Statistics
Type de diplôme
Diploma
Dates

Graduate Diploma

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

Institute of Social Studies

Champ d'études
Development Planning & National Accounting
Type de diplôme
Post Graduate Diploma
Dates

Post Graduate Diploma

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

Wayne State University

Champ d'études
Economics
Type de diplôme
PhD units
Dates

Graduate Economics, Completed all academic requirements, except for comprehensive exams and dissertation

Nom de l'établissement d'enseignement

Lyceum University of the Philippines

Champ d'études
Fiscal Studies
Type de diplôme
PhD units
Dates

Completed all academic requirements, except for Dissertation

Nom du projet

Birth Registration System Reform in Myanmar - UNICEF

Dates
Votre rôle o Undertook a legal and policy mapping and analysis in the area of birth registration and civil registration to analyse and map the legal framework and make recommendations for reform and programme/policy interventions, especially for adoptions, marriages
Région géographique Myanmar
Nom du projet

Assessment of the CRVS system in Lao PDR

Dates
Votre rôle Carried out a comprehensive assessment of the civil registration and vital statistics system in order to formulate results-oriented national action plan to accelerate the development of civil registration and vital statistics systems in Lao PDR
Région géographique Lao PDR
Nom du projet

Population Administration in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam - GTZ Indonesia

Dates
Votre rôle Fine-tuned a Population Administration Service Unit concept in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam, Indonesia and provided technical assistance to the inception and operationalization of this Unit into a driving force for the administrative reform process in Populat
Région géographique Indonesia
Titre de poste ou emploi
Project Lead
Organisation
Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems
Titre de poste ou emploi
Senior Program Specialist
Organisation
Centre for Excellence for CRVS Systems