Veronika Fajth

Education and Research Officer

Research group(s):
6. Migration and Development

Veronika Fajth is an education and research officer at UNU-MERIT/MGSoG. Her main areas of interest are migrant integration, social inclusion, and migration statistics. She joined the Migration Research Group in September 2016, where she first worked as an intern on a quantitative study on the social cohesion impacts of hosting refugees for The Economic Impacts of Congolese Refugees in Rwanda: Labour Markets, Social Infrastructure and Aid Effectiveness Project (commissioned by UNHCR). Veronika is currently involved in the Role of European Mobility and its Impacts in Narratives, Debates and EU Reforms (REMINDER), funded by the European Commission (Horizon2020). Within the project, she focuses on a comprehensive mapping of data on intra-EU migration. Veronika holds a master’s degree in Public Policy and Human Development from MGSoG/United Nations University, where she specialised in Migration Studies.