Emma Borgnäs

Commission Member

Emma Borgnäs is a Data and Policy Analyst for the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) and former Project Coordinator for the International Migration Project at Columbia Global Policy Initiative (CGPI). 

Emma joined the IOM GMDAC in Summer of 2018 to work on the "Safety, Support and Solutions in the Central Mediterranean Route" project.

Before that, she was a Research Assistant during her first year in 2016 as an M.A. candidate studying Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University. She joined CGPI in Fall of 2017 as the International Migration Project Coordinator under Columbia University Professor Michael Doyle.

Emma has a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Oslo. Prior to her master studies she worked and interned for the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and Amnesty International.

Read Emma's commentary of the Model International Mobility Convention published in a Special Issue of the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law on January of 2018: "An Overview of the Model Convention."


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