Saori Imaizumi

ICT & Education Consultant, The World Bank

Saori works with ICT unit, focusing on the area of Technologies and Innovation in Education, Workforce Development, and Employment issue. Previously, she worked with an Education Team at Human Development Unit in South Asia Region on skills development, higher education, and teacher education projects in India and Pakistan. With her background as an IT/management consultant in private sector, she is interested in leveraging business acumen and technologies in international development to help solve development issues in an innovative way especially in education sector. She has a M.A. in Development Economics and International Business from the Fletcher School at Tufts University.

Authored Content

  • Jun 09 2015
    Blog Post Jobs Without Borders A version of this post originally appeared on The World Bank blog. Around the world, the challenge of unemployment is growing by the year. According to the United Nations, the number of global unemployed surpassed 201 million in 2014, which includes a disproportionate number of women and youth. The growing reach and access to the […] Saori Imaizumi, Wairimu Kagondu