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A digital public good for civil registration
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License: MPL 2.0


OpenCRVS (Civil registration & Vital Statistics) is a digital public good to help achieve universal civil registration and evidence-based decision making in all country contexts.

We are on a mission to ensure that every individual on the planet is recognised, protected and provided for from birth.

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To proceed, refer to our documentation. It contains all the information you need.

Become part of the OpenCRVS Community

We want to see OpenCRVS implemented across the world. We can’t do this alone. Through the OpenCRVS Community, we are uniting experts in civil registration and other interested parties.

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Join our community

We greatly appreciate any contributions to opencrvs-core

Raise an issue or join our community to ask for a new feature

  1. Raise an issue
  2. Involve yourself in design discussions
  3. Co-create development tasks with our team
  4. Fork the repo
  5. Create a branch with your changes
  6. Submit a PR
  7. Address any comments the core contributors may have
  8. The core contributors will merge the code once it is ready, thanks for you contribution to ensure every individual on the planet is recognised, protected and provided for from birth!

By contributing to the OpenCRVS code, you are conforming to the terms of the license.


This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this file, You can obtain one at

OpenCRVS is also distributed under the terms of the Civil Registration & Healthcare Disclaimer located at

Copyright (C) The OpenCRVS Authors located at