Majgaard, Kirsten

Education, West/Central Africa, World Bank

Biography

Kirsten Majgaard has worked as an Economist (STC) for the World Bank's Africa Region since 2004. Her current focus is on the education sector, but she also has experience in the environment and infrastructure sectors. Ms. Majgaard has co-authored a series of studies on education in Sub-Saharan Africa, including on the education systems of Angola, Burundi, Lesotho, Malawi, South Sudan, and Sudan. She was a key author of a 2012 report on education in Africa, that brought together the collective knowledge of over 30 country ...