Author: Charles Chilufya, S.J.
Publication Type: Report
Charles Chilufya, “The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa: Global Justice Perspectives” (Nairobi: Jesuit Justice and Ecology Network Africa (JENA), August 26, 2021), https://www.jenaafrica.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/The-Future-of-Work-in-Sub-Saharan-Africa-Global-Justice-Perspectives.pdf.
The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa will be shaped by shifts and disruptions that have been impacting the world of work, and will continue to do so, which will include the diffusion and adoption of digital technologies. Though much greater in impact, in sub-Saharan, COVID-19 is one among the many shocks that are causing systemic shifts and disruptions in labour markets in subSaharan Africa, which is already marked by serious vulnerability and informality.