Emily is the advocacy research assistant for IWI. She has an undergraduate degree in International Relations and Development Studies from the University of Sussex. In 2016, she was awarded an MSc in Research for International Development where her thesis focused on women’s labour rights, informal work and time poverty. Currently, she is studying for a graduate diploma in Economics. She has worked at national charities such as the Charity Evaluation Services and Citizens Advice Bureau supporting their research and policy projects. Emily is a passionate vinyl collector of reggae, ska, doo-wop and jazz music.