Global Challenges Research Fund Network launch in Leeds

On the 22nd and 23rd of February Tim Schwanen, and Denver Nixon, attended the launch of the Transport and Mobilities: Meeting the Needs of Vulnerable Populations in Developing Cities network in Leeds. The network is led by Dr. Karen Lucas from the Institute for Transport Studies at the University of Leeds. At the event academic participants from the UK and around the world discussed networking aims and opportunities for their emerging research on the mobility needs of vulnerable populations in the cities of developing countries.

This meeting, and subsequent meetings in Dhaka, Kampala, Cape Coast, Lagos, and Oxford, are funded by the ESRC's Global Challenges Research Fund.