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Call for contribution to the forthcoming Early Career Researchers' online seminar to be held April 8, 2021. The deadline for submission is March 18, 2021.

INTALInC invites PhD students and junior researchers to submit presentations of their projects during an online seminar planned to be held on Thursday 8th April 2021 between 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm (UK time)

The presentations should consist of three slides, be approximately five minutes in length and must relate to one or several of the themes below:

  • Transport mobility and accessibility in Global South cities,
  • Low income communities and informal settlements,
  • Disadvantaged and vulnerable groups,
  • Access to livelihoods, health and wellbeing,
  • Walking, cycling, non-motorized transports (NMT) and paratransit.

If you are interested, please send a 200-word abstract to emma.tsoneva@manchester.ac.uk

The deadline for submission of your abstract is March 18, 2021.

 

About INTALInC

INTALInC was established to build lasting research partnerships promoting urban transport systems that can meet the travel needs of low income, city populations in the Global South.

Its mission is to provide the evidence to ensure that every human being has a basic right to affordable, safe, clean and reliable mobility resources, with a particular focus on meeting the accessibility needs of low income populations and excluded communities.

Its objectives are to:

  • Develop an interdisciplinary, collaborative network for the co-production of knowledge between UK and internationally-based academics, policy makers and NGOs working within a broad constitutency of transport and development related fields, to support the development of more inclusive transport systems within developing cities;
  • Promote active and lasting collaborations between academic, policy and practitioner communities to encourage the uptake of this policy agenda more effectively;
  • Deliver a series of ‘research into practice’ workshops and other events to facilitate exchanges between network members.
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