Technology, Inequality and Migration (TIM)

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Inception meeting group photo in Ghana, 2019

This is the section of our site that reports and shares knowledge and resources on the UKRI GCRF South-South Migration, Inequality and Development Hub (MIDEQ), led by Heaven Crawley of Coventry University, of which the UNESCO Chair in ICT4D is a partner.  Our interdisciplinary work focuses at the interface between technology, inequality and migration (TIM), and is led by Prof. G. “Hari” Harindranath, supported by Tim Unwin, Dr. Maria Rosa Lorini (PostDoc) and Francisca Sassetti (Postgraduate).

Please help us in our research

If you would like to help us in our ongoing work, please share the following links to our online surveys for migrants, return migrants and their families:

Links about our work

The following links provide more information about our work:

Following our initial inception meeting in Accra in February 2019 (photo above), the Hub held a second major meeting in Nairobi in September-October 2019 which included substantial amounts of training for all of our researchers.  Glimpses of some of the activities are shown below:

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This work has been funded by the UKRI Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) [Grant Reference: ES/S007415/1]

Latest update 2nd August 2021

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