TNOC: Deepening and Broadening our Understanding 2018 Call – List of Awarded Projects

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has announced £1.7m of funding for projects investigating crime at sea, human trafficking, cyber-crime, crime in Africa and the overlap between crime and extremism. These projects are part of the Transnational organised crime: Deepening and broadening our understanding 2018 Call and will run for up to 36 months, commencing in January 2019.

Research Integrator: Dr Tristram Riley-Smith – University of Cambridge

(click here to see the original call)

List of Awards:

Principal Investigator Project Title Lead Research Organisation
Professor Timothy EdmundsTransnational organised crime at sea: New evidence for better responsesUniversity of Bristol
Dr Ella CockbainDeciphering and disrupting the social, spatial and temporal systems behind transnational human trafficking: a data science approachUniversity, College London
Dr Gernot KlantschnigHidden narratives of transnational organised crime in West AfricaUniversity of York
Professor Michael LeviHow online technologies are transforming transnational organised crime (Cyber-TNOC)Cardiff University
Dr Raphaël LefèvreThe crime-terror nexus: Investigating the overlap between criminal and extremist practices, narratives and networks in Tripoli, LebanonUniversity of Oxford