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.

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Can New US Law Help Increase Financial Recovery and Reintegration of Survivors of Human Trafficking?

Professor Barry Koch, Dr Leona Vaughn, Sarah Byrne
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Gendered Understandings of Forced Sexual Exploitation

Ellie Newman-Granger
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Forced Labour Import Bans: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

Owain Johnstone
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Gendered Understandings of Forced Sexual Exploitation

Ellie Newman-Granger
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Domestic Slave Labour in Brazil

Maurício Krepsky Fagundes
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Indigenous Peoples and the Anti-Trafficking Sector’s Blind Spot

Miriam Karmali, Krysta Bisnauth
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