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Franklyn Athanasius Lisk

Franklyn Athanasius Lisk, Sierra Leonian economist, researcher. Member Royal Economic Society, African Studies Association, Trade Policy Research Center, Royal African Society, Development Studies Association. Anglican.

Background

  • Lisk, Franklyn Athanasius was born on March 3, 1946 in Rotifunk, Southern Province, Sierra Leone. Son of Fatruba Archibald and Rosa Rovina (Zizer) Lisk.

  • Education

    • University of Durham, United Kingdom, 1965-1968, Bachelor of Arts Economic. Queen’s University, Belfast, United Kingdom, 1968-1970, Master of Science Economic. University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, 1970-1973, Doctor of Philosophy.

      Spoken languages: English, French.

    Career

    • Deputy Regional Director, African Regional Office(s), International Labor Organization/Office since 1991. Senior Economist/Chief, Employment and Manpower Planning Unit, International Labour Organization, Geneva, 1988-1991. Regional Advisor, Employment and Manpower Planning, International Labor Organization/Office Caribbean Office, Trinidad, 1986-1988.

      Senior Rch Economist, 1979-1987, Rch Economist, 1974-1979, Employment and Development Department, International Labour Organization, Geneva. Lecturer in Economic, Aston University, United Kingdom, 1972-1974. Lecturer in Economic, City of Birmingham Polytechnic, United Kingdom, 1971-1973.

    Works

    • Co-author, editor: Basic Needs Planning in Kenya, 1979, Popular Participation Planning for Basic Needs, 1985. Contributor articles in field to professional journals. Secretary, African Students Association, Belfast, United Kingdom, 1969-1970.English Speaking Union of the Commonwealth travelling fellow, 1971.

    Religion

    Denomination: Anglican

    Membership

    Member Royal Economic Society, African Studies Association, Trade Policy Research Center, Royal African Society, Development Studies Association.
    • Member: Royal Economic Society, United Kingdom; African Studies Association of the United Kingdom.

    Personality

    Interests

    Policy-oriented research on employment & development issues. Gardening, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Muriel Janet Davies, April 26, 1975. Children: Lynette Yoko, Francis Atiya, Lorraine Yema.
    • father: Fatruba Archibald Lisk
    • mother: Rosa Rovina (Zizer) Lisk
    • spouse: Muriel Janet Davies
    • children: Lynette Yoko Lisk
    • Francis Atiya Lisk
    • Lorraine Yema Lisk
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    Born March 3, 1946
    (age 71)
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      • Co-author, editor: Basic Needs Planning in Kenya, 1979, Popular Participation Planning for Basic Needs, 1985. Contributor articles in field to professional journals. Secretary, African Students Association, Belfast, United Kingdom, 1969-1970.English Speaking Union of the Commonwealth travelling fellow, 1971.
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