Stephanie Brunelin is an Economist in the Social Protection and Jobs Global Practice at the World Bank. She works on social protection and adaptive safety nets programs as well as on youth employment programs in West Africa. Before joining the World Bank, she worked for FAO and the World Food Programme. She holds a PhD in Economics from the Center for Studies and Research on International Development (CERDI). Her research interests include regional trade integration, agricultural value chains, food prices and the impact of climate shocks.