"fundraising" blog posts

Helping migrant workers in India during Covid-19

Posted on: 3 August 2020 | Category: August posts

Two girls preparing food packs

Dr Supriya Garikipati is Reader in Gender and Development in our Management School. The impact of Covid-19 on migrant workers in India has been devastating, with many struggling for basic supplies and forced to flee their homes. Here she tells us about how her research work and connections enabled her to mobilise support and make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable people during a time of extraordinary crisis.

When research gets personal

Posted on: 10 July 2020 | Category: July posts

Alison's dad.

Marketing Director, Alison Kerwin, talks about the personal cost of COVID-19 and why she chose to fundraise for the University’s COVID-19 research programme in memory of her dad.