Elisa Mosler Vidal’s work at GMDAC focuses on research and analysis across migration topics, as well as capacity building on migration data. She is also involved with IOM’s Labour Mobility and Human Development Division (LHD) and has a special focus on migration in the context of the 2030 Agenda. Elisa has worked in migration policy and research for the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), the World Bank, the Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM), and an NGO in the Philippines. This has covered diverse topics including migrant social protection, the economic impact of labour migration and the protection of Palestinian refugees. Prior to this, she spent two years in the private sector in management consulting. Elisa holds a Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) from Georgetown University and a Bachelor degree in Philosophy & Politics from the University of Edinburgh.