Francisca Sassetti

Research Assistant

Francisca Sassetti was a Research Assistant at the United Nations University Institute in Macau, where she conducted policy-oriented research on the Migrant Tech research lab.

Previously, Francisca gained significant experience working in the education and the non-profit sectors, particularly working for the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and humanitarian and advocacy organisations such as the United Nations Association in the UK and the British Red Cross.

Francisca holds a Master’s degree in Comparative Politics from LSE and a Bachelor degree in Political Science from the University of Lisbon.

Recent Articles by this Author
Survivor and Victim Support

Symposium: Protecting Children from Exploitation during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Amanda Bissex, Eshani Ruwanpura, Ramya Subrahmanian, Aniruddha Kulkarni, Claudia Cappa
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Measurement and Statistical Methods

Why Data: The Importance of Systematizing Data Capture

Ayesha Lissanevitch , Sophie Otiende
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Measurement and Statistical Methods

Are Pre-Departure Interventions to Prevent Human Trafficking Good Investments?

Alys McAlpine, Joelle Mak, David Fotheringhame, Ligia Kiss, Cathy Zimmerman
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Development Assistance

Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Model Toward Preventing and Eradicating Child Labour in the Agricultural Sector

World Vision
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Economics, Business Regulation and Supply Chains

Symposium: Uncovering and Eradicating Child Labour in Hidden Supply Chains

Dan Karlin
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Migration and Displacement

Vulnerability to Human Trafficking and a Framework for Anti-Trafficking Action

Patricia Hynes
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