Draft agenda for the next INTALInC workshop – University of Cape Coast, Ghana
On 22nd – 23rd May, INTALInC members will meet at the University of Cape Coast, Ghana for a workshop, ‘Transport and Mobilities: Meeting the Needs of Vulnerable Populations in Developing Cities’. A draft agenda is now available here.
The workshop will bring together members from across the Network and will include a series of presentations by local and international stakeholders, as well as an opportunity to conduct fieldwork in Cape Coast.
Set-up meeting – Leeds, UK – 22 & 23 Feb 2017.
Led by University of Leeds.
Focus: the overall aims of the network programme, agree specific objectives and establish existing thinking about social impacts and equity in transport.
Workshop 1 – Cape Coast, Ghana – 22 & 23 May 2017.
Co-led by Durham and University Cape Coast.
Focus: mobility concerns and needs of children and young people.
Workshop 2 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – 19 & 20 August 2017
Co-led by University of Leeds and University of Asia Pacific
Focus: mobility concerns and employment accessibility needs of low income women in the context of their everyday lives and caring responsibilities
Workshop 3 – Lagos, Nigeria – 26 & 27 October 2017
Co-led by University College London and Lagos State University
Focus: relationships between urban transport, poverty and well-being, building on a research project led by UCL in Nigeria.
Workshop 4 – Makarere, Uganda – 23 & 24 January 2018
Co-led by University of Manchester and Urban Action Lab, Makerere University
Focus: user needs and preferences of physically challenged persons and pregnant women, mobility options (motorcycle taxis, over-crowded mini buses, narrow sidewalks).
Final dissemination event – University of Oxford, UK – 3 & 4 May 2018
Led by University of Oxford
Focus: discuss and identify common insights and contributions to to academic thinking; finalise recommendations for future policy and identify ways in which the spatial transferability of exemplar projects and best practice interventions can be enhanced; to co-produce a listed of future research and activity priorities
Project end – 30th June 2018