Salah Badr

Country of residence

Egypt

Sector

Consultant

Knowledge and Skills

Assessment and strategic planning, Law review, Project management, Project implementation, Organisational development, Notifications of events, Monitoring and evaluation, Birth registration, Governance, Gender, Digitalisation, Death registration, Data management, CRVS advocacy, Communication for development, Civil registration, Vital Statistic and Demography

Languages spoken

Arabic, English

Number of years of experience in CRVS or identity management

10 or more

Profile

An Engineer and PhD holder in information Technology with more than 10 Years of experience in assessing CRVS systems; Leading, managing, training and undertaking assessment process; Assessing legal framework, organizational structure, capacity development needs and building countries strategic improvement plans; As well as working with multiple stakeholders, and building bridges between Donner agencies, researchers, decision-makers and policy actors to influence public policy and practice.

Job title

CRVS International Consultant and professor of software engineering and Information systems

Organization
Al-Safwa Higher Institute of Engineering, Cairo, Egypt
Dates

• Conducted The Gambia CRVS comprehensive assessment exercise and developed the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan supported by the World Bank
• Took part of WHO/EMRO review mission of Jordanian HIS system as a CRVS
consultant
• Developed the CRVS costed strategic improvement plan (investment case)
for Republic of Liberia, Sponsored by the World Bank
• Conducted Tunisia CRVS comprehensive assessment
• Teaches the software engineering and information systems courses in the institute

Job title

Manager, CRVS improvement initiative,

Organization
African Center for Statistics, UNECA/CRVS
Dates
-

• Coordinate with countries requesting to conduct Comprehensive Assessments (CA)
• Defining the needs of the countries
• Assign the required team and coordinate with partners to provide for required support
• Follow up on the assessment outcome to make sure that a strategic multi-sectorial national action plan for CRVS improvements is being developed
• Take part and give inputs in developing and reviewing UNECA set of CRVS tools for CRVS assessment and development of strategic improvement plan

Job title

CRVS improvement Consultant

Organization
WHO/EMRO (Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office)
Dates
-

Provide advice and feedback to country teams undertaking the Rapid Assessments
Attend and facilitate assessment workshops as requested by countries
Support the preparation of individual rapid assessment reports by countries
Prepare a Consolidated Countries Assessment Report, analyzing regional CRVS situation and summarizing results for EMRO,
Assist in coordination and facilitation of the Regional CRVS stakeholders meeting.
Develop a regional plan for the improvements of CRVS in EMRO Region.

Job title

Undersecretary of Health and Population for Information Technology and Chief of National Information Center for Health and Population

Organization
Ministry of Health and Population, Cairo, Egypt.
Dates
-

Managing the National Information Center for health
Leading and managing the CR of birth, death and cause of death system, Analyzing the statistical data and producing the Vital Statistic reports for the decision makers
Conducting the Rapid and Comprehensive Assessments of CRVS and developing improvement plan.
Chairing the steering committee for coordination among the three main CRVS authorities
Represented Egyptian Ministry of Health in all African conferences and workshops on HIS and CRVS

Name of educational institution

US Naval Postgraduate School

Field of study
Computer science
Type of degree
PhD
Dates
-

Software Engineering as a Major, A model and Algorithm for a Software Evolution System
Computer engineering as a Minor.

Name of educational institution

Cairo University, College of Engineering

Field of study
Computer Science:
Type of degree
Msc
Dates

Computer science: a crash recovery algorithm for multiple copy distributed database.
computer Engineering as a minor

Name of educational institution

Military Technical College (the highest Engineering College in Egypt)

Field of study
Computer Engineering
Type of degree
BA
Dates
-

Computer engineering both hardware and software design

Project name

The Gambia CRVS comprehensive assessment exercise and development of the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan supported by World Bank

Dates
-
Your role Leading, managing, training, and support conducting the assessment exercise and development of the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan
Geographic region West Africa
Project name

WHO/EMRO review mission of Jordanian HIS system, supported by EMRO.

Dates
-
Your role CRVS consultant to assess the improvement of Jordanian CRVS system regarding the implementation of the strategic plan improvements and coordination among the main organization responsible for CRVS
Geographic region Asia (EMRO Region)
Project name

Development of CRVS costed strategic improvement plan (investment case) for Republic of Liberia. Sponsored by the World Bank

Dates
-
Your role Development of the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan based on the comprehensive assessment report prepared couple of years before that and the updated inputs from the different stakeholders involved with CRVS
Geographic region West Africa
Project name

Tunisia CRVS comprehensive assessment exercise

Dates
-
Your role Leading, managing, training, and conducting the CRVS assessment exercise.
Geographic region North Africa
Project name

International CRVS consultant to the African Centre for Statistics, UNECA/CRVS Secretariat.

Dates
-
Your role Leading, monitoring and controlling the process of conducting the comprehensive Assessments in the African countries and coordinating the required training support and supervision of the assessment exercises and building the strategic improvement plans.
Geographic region Africa
Project name

CRVS improvement Consultant to the WHO/EMRO (Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office)

Dates
-
Your role Provide advice and feedback to country teams undertaking the Rapid Assessments Attend and facilitate assessment workshops as requested by countries Support the preparation of individual rapid assessment reports by countries Prepare a Consolidated report
Geographic region EMRO region
Project name

Liberia, CRVS comprehensive Assessment exercise and preparing the assessment report.

Dates
-
Your role Leading, managing, training and support conducting of the CRVS comprehensive assessment exercise and preparing the assessment report
Geographic region West Africa
Project name

Egypt CRVS comprehensive assessment exercise and development of the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan supported by WHO

Dates
-
Your role Leading, managing, training, and support conducting the assessment exercise and development of the costed strategic CRVS improvement plan
Geographic region Africa (EMRO Region)
Title

Utilization of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics in Selected African countries: A review of Regional Baseline CRVS assessment results

Publisher
academia.edu
Date published
Role, Position, or Job Title
Project Lead
Organisation
Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems
Role, Position, or Job Title
Senior Program Specialist
Organisation
Centre of Excellence for CRVS Systems