This report analyzes the research undertaken by Caribou Digital and several collaborators in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation to understand how women are using digital platforms to earn a living (platform livelihoods) in Ghana, Kenya, and Nigeria. Three partners—the Centre for Social Policy Studies at the University of Ghana, Qhala Limited, and Lagos Business School—conducted qualitative research in each country. A fourth partner, Value for Women, conducted both quantitative and qualitative research analyzing the gender-inclusive policies and practices of seven platforms operating on the African continent.

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