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The Impact of COVID-19 on Industries without Smokestacks in South Africa

The Impact of COVID-19 on Industries without Smokestacks in Senegal

Employment Creation Potential, Labor Skills Requirements, and Skill Gaps for Young People: Ghana Case Study

Employment Creation Potential, Labor Skills Requirements, and Skill Gaps for Young People: A Senegal Case Study

Youth Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Progress and Prospects

The Effect of Lockdown Policies on International Trade: Evidence from Kenya

Gender-based Violence in Primary Schools: Kenya

Africa’s 'Youth Employment' Crisis is actually a 'Missing Jobs' Crisis

Urban Economic Growth in Africa: A Framework for Analyzing Constraints to Agglomeration

The Informal Sector in Francophone Africa: The Other side of Weak structural transformation

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