Alfred joined ICMPD in 2007 and the MIEUX team in 2012. He has taken up different positions in various locations and is currently acting as Senior Project Manager of the MIEUX+ initiative.
An Austrian national, he studied International Development at the University of Vienna and the National Autonomous University of Mexico City. He got involved in migration when supporting refugees with practical guidance and the establishment of their local network shortly after their arrival in Austria.
Another one of his passions is promoting democracy, human rights and rule of law through election observation. He has been involved in several Election Observation Missions in Latin America.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish
Topics of interest: Transdisciplinary analysis of global inequalities, migration theories, migration data, inclusion and social cohesion.
Article about Central American migrant caravans in Germany’s “Internationale Politik” (in German, external link)
Blog on migration and cities in Latin America and the Caribbean “Challenges and opportunities in the LAC region” (co-author, external link)