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Helen Dempster

Communications Manager

Portrait of Helen Dempster

Helen has undergraduate degrees in law, policy, and international relations from Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand, and an MSc in Africa and International Development from the University of Edinburgh.

  1. American journeys

  2. 163 states just approved the Global Compact for Migration. Now what?

  3. Innovative proposals to enhance migration for development


  4. The pros and cons of creating research-based long-forms

  5. Global Compact for Migration: from political to practical


  6. At the crossroads: making Nairobi safer and more efficient


  7. Securing safe roads: the politics of change

    Research reports

  8. Evidence doesn’t work in the migration public debate

  9. ODI at the Global Forum on Migration and Development


  10. Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia

  11. What do those new to ‘doing development differently’ need to know?

  12. How do we know if we are 'doing development differently'?

  13. What does ‘doing development differently’ really mean?

  14. Doing development differently: who we are, what we're doing and what we're learning


  15. Migration to Europe: latest statistics and new trends

  16. The new refugees and migration reports you need to read

  17. Europa gasta en control migratorio 17.000 millones de euros en dos años. ¿Y para qué?

  18. Refugees and migrants taking hidden routes as Europe spends at least €17 billion on borders and deterrents - new report

    Press Release

  19. Europe spends over €17 billion to curb migration

  20. Europe's expensive and ineffective efforts to stop migration