Virtual Live Briefing with Emma Haddad, Director General - Asylum and Protection, Home Office

WIG is pleased to welcome Emma Haddad, Director General, Asylum and Protection, Home Office to give a broad briefing about her role within leading on asylum and protection policy for the Home Office. She will explore the new initiatives launched within the last year including the challenges faced in supporting those leaving Afghanistan.

Join us for this live briefing:

  • Learn more about the new approach in the UK’s asylum system which prioritises the most vulnerable
  • Expand your understanding of the immigration and asylum appeals process with HM Courts and Tribunal Service
  • Find out how the private, not for profit and HE sector can support Emma’s role within the Home Office
  • Pose questions directly to Emma during a live Q&A
  • Emma Haddad

    Director General, Asylum and Protection

    Home Office

    Emma Haddad was appointed Director General for Asylum and Protection in the Home Office in February 2021. Before this, Emma was Director General, Service Excellence in the Department for Work and Pensions from April 2019. Previous roles in the Civil Service include:

    • Director, Working Age Benefits in the Department for Work and Pensions
    • Director, Refugee Resettlement Operation in the Home Office
    • Director, Asylum in the Home Office
    • Director, International Policy in the UK Border Agency
    • National Expert in Migration, European Commission



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