MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Dr. Fareed Hassan
Doctorate, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Current or most recent Employer

Economic Advisor

The World Bank
Time in Post - 8

Organisation Type: Intergovernmental organisation

Regional Expertise

Egypt, Jordan, Sudan, Tunisia,

Disciplinary or professional background

Development Studies, Development (applied), Economics, Social/Public Policy

Contact Info

249 9121 49750

The World Bank Sudan Country Office Khartoum Plot 39, Street 39 P.O Box 229 Khartoum Sudan Mobile + 249 (0) 9121 49750
Current Areas of Policy Interest

Poverty or deprivation measurement ( 23 years )

Governance (Local Governance and Decentralization) ( 5 years )

Social protection

Social safety nets ( 20 years )


Academic publications
The Structure of Incomes and Social Protection During the Transition: The Case of Bulgaria," with R. Peters, published in Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 48, No. 4, 1996.

Policy Reports
The Sudan Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Status Report, A joint World Bank Group and Sudan’s Ministry of Fince and Economic Planning, Report No. 110503, Nov. 2016