Emilie Oelgaard

Programme Associate

Emilie is a human rights professional with a passion for refugee rights and the right to asylum. She holds a BA in History and Politics from Queen Mary, University of London and an LLM in International Human Rights Law and Practice from the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York. Before joining IRRI she worked with unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors in the UK and as a Project Co-ordinator managing a project on asylum legislation in the EU.