Projects Awarded under the ESRC-AHRC Forced Displacement Call

We are pleased to announce the funding of  fifteen projects under the ESRC-AHRC Forced Displacement Call. The total amount of funding provided under this call is £3.5 million, allocated from the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

(click here to see the original call)

List of Awards:

Principal Investigator                      Project Title                Lead Research Organisation                       
Dr Laura JefferyArts for advocacy: Creative engagement with forced displacement in MoroccoUniversity of Edinburgh
Dr Haya Al-DajaniConserving cultural heritage: The resilience of forcibly displaced Syrian artisans in JordanUniversity of Plymouth
Professor Alexander BettsThe global governed? Refugees as providers of protection and assistanceUniversity of Oxford
Professor Tim AllenTrajectories of displacement: A multi-disciplinary exploration into return and social repair after mass displacement in northern UgandaLondon School of Economics & Political Science
Dr Jamie CrossEnergy and forced displacement: A qualitative approach to light, heat and power in refugee CampsUniversity of Edinburgh
Martin JonesThe law of asylum in the Middle East and Asia: Developing legal engagement at the frontiers of the international refugee regimeUniversity of York
Dr Michael CollyerThe unknown city: the (in)visibility of urban displacementUniversity of Sussex
Professor Helen ChatterjeeCo-developing a method for assessing the psychosocial impact of cultural interventions with displaced people: Towards an integrated care frameworkUniversity College London
Dr Liza SchusterStopping it at source: Migration decision- and policy-making in AfghanistanCity University of London
Professor Tom Scott-SmithArchitectures of displacement: The experiences and consequences of emergency shelterUniversity of Oxford
Dr Claire SutherlandReframing centuries of Cham forced displacement: Connections, interactions and networks across the South China SeaDurham University
Dr Michelle KeownFrom displacement to development: arts education as a means to build cultural resilience and community-led arts production in the Marshall IslandsUniversity of Edinburgh
Dr Georgios KaryotisBuilding futures: Aspirations of Syrian youth refugees and host population responses in Lebanon, Greece and the UKUniversity of Glasgow
Dr Roger FewMoving with risk: forced displacement and vulnerability to hazards in ColombiaUniversity of East Anglia
Dr Emma WilliamsonGender based violence and displacementUniversity of Bristol