Essi Vehvilainen

Essi is one of our growing team of Research and Policy Assistants.  She has diverse experience working in the charity sector, undertaking project management and evaluation, as well as communications work with research being a consistent focus and passion.

Essi was awarded a First Class in her MSc in Emerging Economies and Inclusive Development from King’s College London. Her thesis researched care workers achieving labour rights in Southeast Asia from an intersectional feminist perspective.

Essi has a deep admiration for nursing and midwifery professions and is looking forward to working across several research projects to spotlight their voices for better practice and policy.



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