Member Details -Emilie Wiinblad Mathez

Emilie Wiinblad Mathez

Senior Evaluation Advisor Evaluation Service
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Duty Station Geneva

UNEG Member Since

Bio Knowledge Areas Areas of Interests My Publications


Born in Denmark 1971 and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Law from Copenhagen University in 1997. 

Holds Diploma in Africa Studies from Copenhagen University (2002) and a Global MBA from LSBF with a focus on Cross-Cultural Management.

1998 – Associate Legal Officer, UN -ICTR in Arusha/Tanzania

1999-2001 – Associate Protection Officer, UNHCR, New Delhi/India

2001-2003 – Desk Officer for Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran, UNHCR, HQ/ Geneva

2003-2005 – Protection Officer, UNHCR, Ngara/Tanzania

2006 – 2009 Protection Officer, UNHCR, Dublin/Ireland

2009 - 2014 -  Snr. Policy Officer, UNHCR, Bureau for Europe HQ/ Brussels 

2014 – 2017 – Snr. Donor Relations Officer UNHCR, DRRM HQ/ Geneva

2017 – present – Snr. Evaluation Adviser, UNHCR, Evaluation Service HQ/Geneva

Knowledge Areas

International Law: Law of Armed Conflict, Human Rights Law, Refugee Law. European Asylum Law and Institutions. Statelessness. 

Refugee Protection: including Refugee Status Determination, SGBV, child protection and durable solutions, in urban and rural settings.

Solutions for refugees: Refugee integration with focus on Europe, resettlement, legal pathways and voluntary return.  

Management: Cross-Cultural management, strategy and planning, evaluation. 

Areas of Interests

My Publications