Augustin Kakou is a Field Manager at IPA Côte d’Ivoire. He is currently working on a project which aims to determine whether improved socioemotional and entrepreneural skills boost youth employment. Previously, he worked as a supervisory consultant on several projects with the National Institute of Statistics, Institut National de Statistique et d'Economie Appliquée, and the United Nations Population Fund. Augustin holds a Master's degree in modern literature from the Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny. He also holds a Commercial Management Technician certificate from l'École Supérieure de Commerce Castaing.