This report will analyze the impending global talent shortage, Africa's growing tech ecosystem ,and the continent's freelance economy.
Title: Africa and The Future of Work Report 2021
Published: 20 July 2021
Compiled by: Roger Roman, Tongayi Choto and Ryan.K.Smith
Freelance work has become a viable source of employment for many people across the world, particularly in Africa. It has shifted from being a vocation people engage in to supplement their income to being a full-time source of jobs. Many industries such as IT, journalism, design, and programming are making use of freelance workers to get their work done.
In a world that has become interconnected, African professionals provide highly valuable skill sets across a variety of industries. There is a growing demand for the services of African talent, and more people are taking up freelancing to export their professional skills, which is vital for the individuals themselves & Africa as a whole.
- The Global Tech Talent Shortage
- The Growing African Tech Ecosystem
- The African Freelance Economy
AfriBlocks is a global Pan-African freelance marketplace that helps vetted freelance professionals to provide remote services to buyers across the world.
AfriBlocks equips freelancers and buyers with intuitive collaboration tools and secure payment systems that make it easy for individuals, businesses, and organisations to conveniently access skilled remote services, affordably.