Anne Bakilana is a Senior Economist (Health) at the World Bank, with years of experience of research in multiple sectors including in various topics of demography and health. She has managed health sector projects in Europe and Central Asia and in the Africa Region. Prior to joining the World Bank, she worked as a Senior Research Lecturer at the University of Cape Town’s School of Economics. She holds a BSc. in Economics from University College London and an MSc and PhD in Demography from the London School of Economics.