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Jorge Coarasa

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Senior Economist
Jorge Coarasa is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group Investment Climate Department where he focuses on private participation in health and education. He started with the WBG at the IFC office in Nairobi where he managed the Health in Africa Initiative Advisory Services projects in Kenya, Nigeria and Tanzania. Before joining IFC he was a Deputy Director General with the Ministry of Social Development of the Mexican Government. He oversaw the strategic planning of 18 national social programs aimed at increasing access to health, education and social protection for the poor. He has been a consultant on human development issues with the World Bank and the UN, a teacher at a rural teacher training college in Mozambique and a management consultant with Deloitte.