Azfar Khan was with the International Labour Organization (ILO) for more than two decades, where he served as Head of Policy Research in the Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work (FPRW) Branch, Senior Migration Policy Advisor in the International Migration Programme, Development Economist and Deputy Director of the Programme on Socio-Economic Security, and Technical Advisor on Population and Poverty in the Development Policies Department. Previously, he was Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague. He has written widely on social policy, employment and poverty, labor migration, and the interplay of demographic and macroeconomic issues. He holds a PhD in economics and development studies from the University of Sussex.
Contribution to GTI Roundtable Debating the Precariat
A universal basic income is key to delivering security and autonomy to people in a precarious world.