Senior Economist, Head of the Regional Economic and Social Analysis Unit, ILO APAC
Sara Elder is the Senior Economist and Head of the Regional Economic and Social Analysis (RESA) Unit in ILO's Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok. RESA oversees multi-country, multi-disciplinary and inter-sectoral research and policy analysis related to key issues and themes of relevance to the Decent Work Agenda and its implementation in Asia and the Pacific. Sara spent five years as Chief Technical Advisor on the ILO Work4Youth Project and more than ten years working in the area of labor market information and analysis in the Employment Trends Unit. She has written extensively on issues of labor market transitions of young people, labor market and employment trends.