Fati N’Zi-Hassane serves in Midrand, South Africa at the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency as Head of Human Capital Development Programme. Her main task is to translate the continental strategies related to human capital, into programmes implemented at national level. Her scope include the skills development (with a bias towards technical vocational training), employment issues and the gender component. She also coordinates the Office of the CEO, Dr Ibrahim Mayaki.
Fati holds an Engineer degree from the Ecole Nationale de Statistique et d’Economie Appliquée d’Abidjan, and a MBA from French Business School ESSEC. She is from Niger and Côte d’Ivoire.