Helene Fredrikke Wessmann
Senior advisor at UDI and research assistant at ISF
Helene Fredrikke Wessmann work as a Senior Advisor/caseworker in the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration. At ISF, Helene is working as a project employee and research assistant on the project: Vulner: Vulnerability under the global protection regime.
Helene have primarily worked with gender related persecution/vulnerable groups (in particular human trafficking, lgbti, fgm and children’s law), but also revokement/cessation and renewals. She has participated in several fact-finding trips to West African countries.
Pursued her law degree simultaneously with her position in the Directorate of Immigration, and have had a temporary position in the National Police Directorate/Border- and foreign nationals’ section from August 2018 to February 2019