Estera Barbarasa

Senior Technical Assistance Officer, S4YE

Estera supports the S4YE Impact Portfolio and the Coalition’s knowledge management program. Some of her prior work includes capacity building to support demand-driven education systems in El Salvador, advising Liberian universities on student internships and employer engagement, and evaluating youth employment and entrepreneurship projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. Estera’s experience focuses on youth employment, economic and workforce development, and labor markets. She has worked with RTI International and Vital Voices; and has managed projects with U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), International Finance Corporation (IFC), and Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF).

Authored Content

  • May 16 2017
    Blog Post Five Strategies to Help Youth Succeed in the Digital Age According to the World Bank Development Report on Digital Dividends (2016), the rapid spread of digital technologies around the world is boosting economic growth and expands opportunities in many instances; but the benefits of technological changes are not evenly distributed to workers globally. For high-skilled workers, technology in most cases complements their skills, increases their […] Estera Barbarasa, Khethiwe Nkuna, Patrick Karanja