12. AFRONOMICS: The Future of Work in Africa - The Role of Social Protection

"The role of social protection in helping workers, especially the most vulnerable, transition into the jobs and technologies of the future."

The 2019 World Development Report focused on the Future of Work on a global scale, highlight... view more

About the Presenters

Zainab Usman

Public Sector Specialist, Africa

Zainab Usman is currently at the Office of the Chief Economist, Africa Region, as a Public Sector Specialist. She joined the World Bank in 2016 as a Young Professional in the Social, Urban, Rural, and Resilience (SURR) and later the Energy and Extractives (EEX) Global Practices. Her interests are in the governance and institutions around natural resources management, energy sector reforms, and economic policy in Africa as well as south-south economic relations. She holds a Ph.D. in International Development from the University of Oxford.

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The Future of Work in Africa - The Role of Social Protection
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