Yip Ching Yu

PhD fellow

Research group(s):
7. Social Protection
6. Migration and Development

Anny Yip-Ching Yu is a PhD fellow at UNU-MERIT. She holds a double master degree in Public Policy and Human Development from Maastricht University and United Nations University with a specialization in Social Protection Policy Design and Financing. Formerly, she worked as associate technical officer at the World Health Organization (WHO) and junior researcher at the International Centre for Reproductive Health (ICRH).

In collaboration with the Statistics Netherlands (CBS), her doctoral research explores the immigrant welfare dynamics in the Netherlands. Her main research interests lie in social protection system strengthening, horizontal inequality, social mobility, immigrant integration and labour market segmentation.