Difference Between Birth Certificate and Certificate of Live Birth[The Law Dictionary]This short piece provides a practical description of the difference between a birth certificate and a certificate of live birth.
Options for Digital Birth Certificates[World Bank Group]This paper discusses options for for the issuance of more secure birth certificates through the adoption of technology. The certificates are the cornerstone for establishing legal identity around the
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