The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa
Fr. Charles Chilufya, S.J.
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 Africa, COVID-19 is one of the many shocks that are causing systemic shifts and disruptions in labour markets on the continent, which is already marked by serious vulnerability and informality.