Karippacheril, Tina George
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Digital governance, Citizen-centered service delivery, Public sector management, Social protection, Social registry
Social Protection and Jobs Global Practice
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Last updated September 27, 2023
Tina George Karippacheril is a Senior Social Protection Specialist in the Africa Region of the World Bank. She leads a regional operation in six countries (the West Africa Unique Identification for Regional Integration and Inclusion Program) that won the World Bank President’s Award for Excellence. Previously she served as Global Co-Lead for the Delivery Systems Group. Her work, over the course of 20 years, spans middle income and low income countries on digital governance, social protection delivery systems, social registries, foundational IDs, social protection payments, and platforms for the poor. Recent publications include Investing in People: Social Protection for Indonesia’s 2045 Vision (2020) and “Social Registries for Social Assistance and Beyond” (2017). She holds a PhD in technology, policy, and management from Technische Universiteit Delft (the Netherlands).