COVID-19

4 ways African governments can bridge the digital skills gap for a post-COVID economic recovery

An employee of tech start-up Sendy, which offers online logistics services, works on her computer at their office in Nairobi, Kenya Image: REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Nadia Hewett

Project Lead, Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology, World Economic Forum

Share:

Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how COVID-19 is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

COVID-19

Have you read?

Key milestones for learning content delivery via free ebook download, online live classes, YouTube-based self-paced learning and the unique online-to-offline content USB to address the challenge of lack of internet in many parts of Africa. Image: Data Science Nigeria (DSN)
Milena Marinova, Pearson
Riaan Bothma
Africa’s capacity to adapt and exposure to the future of jobs Image: World Economic Forum

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

COVID-19Africa

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

COVID-19: What you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this week
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum