Emily Cunniffe worked within the Irish National Contact Point of the European Migration Network (EMN), which is based in the ESRI. The overall objective of the EMN is to improve the availability of, and access to, information concerning migration and asylum at European and Member State level in order to support policy and decision-making in the EU.
Prior to joining the ESRI, Emily worked at Nasc, the Refugee and Migration Rights Centre, in Cork and at the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) in Brussels.
Emily holds an LL.M. in Comparative, International and European Law from the European University Institute and a B.A. (Hons) in International Relations from Brown University.