Improving the Ease of Doing Business in Afghanistan

Kabul, Afghanistan.

From 2010-2011, Locus Economic Founder Jean-Paul Gauthier was the technical lead for the Afghanistan Doing Business Better Project while working with Deloitte Consulting. His work focused on improving Afghanistan's performance on the World Bank's Doing Business Indicators after nearly a decade of conflict. While in Afghanistan, he:

  • conducted meetings with government officials on improvements to the business environment;
  • worked with task forces to put together a detailed reform agenda; and
  • facilitated sessions in a large national workshop event.