The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work in Egypt

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is a technological shift affecting cultures and economies all over the globe. It reflects the creation and advancement of a wide range of modern technologies that are stirring breakthrough innovations and inventions across sectors.
The study aims to support the Ministry of Manpower in Egypt to develop and update its national strategy on the future of jobs in light of the expected impact of artificial intelligence and the advance in Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
It draws on a literature review as well as perspectives from key stakeholders. The study provides conclusions on how to best utilize the new technologies and how to mitigate the perils.