The World Bank hosts the KNOMAD Secretariat at its headquarters in Washington DC.

KNOMAD Secretariat

The KNOMAD Secretariat supports the implementation of the KNOMAD initiative. The World Bank hosts the KNOMAD Secretariat at its headquarters in Washington, DC. KNOMAD is headed by Dilip Ratha.

Dilip Ratha
  • Head of KNOMAD
  • Chair, Remittances including access to finance and capital
Supriyo De
  • South Asia (SAR)

  • Data on Migration and Demographic Changes

  • Migration, Security and Development

Nadege Desiree Yameogo
  • Subsahara-Africa (SSA)
  • Migrant rights and social aspects of migration
  • Internal migration and urbanization
  • Capacity Building
Sonia Plaza
  • Policy and institutional coherence
  • Mobilizing diaspora resources as agents of social and economic change
Harifera Raobelison
  • Administrative support

  • Event coordination

Kirsten Schuettler
  • Middle East and North Africa (MNA)

  • Skilled labor migration

  • Remittances, including access to finance and capital

  • Forced Migration and Development

  • Public Perceptions and Communications

Ganesh Seshan
  • East Asia and Pacific (EAP)

  • Labor migration

  • Monitoring and Evaluation

Hanspeter Wyss
  • Europe and Central Asia (ECA)

  • Integration issues in host communities

  • Environmental change and migration

  • Gender