African youth and mixed livelihoods: Tech provides silver lining amid pandemic

“Digital job-matching platforms in Africa are reducing information asymmetries for the youth and connecting them to new forms of self-employment. These digital platforms are providing not only a job-matching function but also skills training to enhance the employability of the youth.”

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Moving to a post-COVID-19 world

“The effectiveness of fiscal measures to drive mitigation and recovery will depend on how well a country is managed. Governments now have the opportunity, the imperative in fact, to look beyond the immediate crisis to make the structural changes necessary to drive market innovation and adaptation in a post-COVID-19 world.”

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The impact of COVID-19 on digitisation in the insurance sector in sub-Saharan Africa

“The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated a number of existing challenges in the sub-Saharan African insurance industry and has placed further pressure on the need to address these challenges.”

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