TNOC Theme Innovation Awards

The ESRC and AHRC are pleased to announce the funding of eleven Innovation Awards under the Transnational Organised Crime (TNOC) Theme of PaCCS. The total amount of funding provided is £1million.

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

(click here to see the original call)

List of Awards:

(*Please click on the project titles for  more info about them)

Principal Investigator                      Project Title                Lead Research Organisation                       
Dr Christiana GregoriouRepresentation of transnational human trafficking in present-day news media, true crime, and fictionUniversity of Leeds
Dr Walter WehrmeyerUNOC: Understanding the Nexus of Organised Crime: Policing in Marginalised Communities linked with organised Crime: Best Practice Network DevelopmentUniversity of Surrey
Professor Math NoortmannThe Maritime Dimension of Transnational Organised Crime: Engaging Indonesian Law Enforcement Agencies and Coastal Communities in the Land-Sea NexusCoventry University
Professor Georgios AntonopoulosThe Financial Aspects of the Trade in Counterfeit Products: An Exploratory StudyTeesside University
Dr Sergio CarreraAnti-Smuggling Policies and their Intersection with Humanitarian Assistance and Social TrustUniversity of London
Dr Joanna DruganTransnational Organised Crime and Translation (TOCAT): Improving police communication across languagesUniversity of East Anglia
Dr Nicholas LordThe (Mis)Use of Corporate Vehicles by Transnational Organised Crime Groups in the Concealment, Conversion and Control of Illicit FinanceUniversity of Manchester
Dr Giacomo Persi PaoliBehind the curtain: an investigation of the illicit trade in firearms and explosives on the dark netRAND Europe Community Interest Company
Dr Adam BairdBreaking Bad: How transnational drug trafficking creates violent masculinities in local Caribbean communities in Port of SpainCoventry University
Dr Kristofer Allerfeldt“Negating Humanity”: Modern Slavery in its Historical Context and its Implications for PolicyUniversity of Exeter
Professor Kevin BalesModern Slavery: Meaning and MeasurementUniversity of Nottingham