Articles by Christopher Maclay

Chris Maclay is Mercy Corps’ Program Director at the Jobtech Alliance, an ecosystem-building initiative bringing together startups, support organizations and funders working on the future of work and the platform economy. Prior to this, he was Chief Operating Officer at Lynk, the Kenyan gig matching platform for informal workers.

Where are all the jobs in Africa?

Africa is experiencing a crisis of missing jobs. Over the next decade, 'jobtech' platforms will play an increasingly important role in addressing it.

February 2024