Claus Folden has 25 years’ experience in migration, asylum, emergencies and international cooperation at political, policy, strategic and operational levels

He had senior management positions and has developed government and organization policies, strategies, operational and technical capacity. Institutional reform, strategic development and change management within government, UN and EU was a part of his career. Editor for a wide range of publications, research, directories and manuals.

Throughout his career developing data policy, strategy and capacity for governments and organisations has been a cornerstone of his work. Author; Sharing Data - Where to start An Emerging Approach to Migration Data Management. © 2007 International Organization for Migration. Adviser on More than numbers - How migration data can deliver real-life benefits for migrants and governments. © 2018 International Organization for Migration (IOM) and McKinsey & Company