Category: August posts

Delivering PPE donations and mail during lockdown

Posted on: 13 August 2020 | Category: August posts

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Dave Hobson manages the Mail and Transport services at the University. He and his team played a vital role in the Emergency Response Campaign ensuring that thousands of PPE donations received from around the globe were quickly transported to local front line workers. Here he tells us about what daily life at work entailed for him at the height of lockdown.

Utilising novel data streams in the fight against COVID-19

Posted on: 5 August 2020 | Category: August posts

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Matthew Carter is a PhD student and part of the EPSRC CDT in Distributed Algorithms. Read his blog to find out how researchers at the University of Liverpool are utilising novel data streams, data science and machine learning to help in the fight against COVID-19.

Helping migrant workers in India during Covid-19

Posted on: 3 August 2020 | Category: August posts

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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.

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    Delivering PPE donations and mail during lockdown

    Mail room staff member with thumbs up

    Posted on: 13 August 2020 | Category: August posts

    Dave Hobson manages the Mail and Transport services at the University. He and his team played a vital role in the Emergency Response Campaign ensuring that thousands of PPE donations received from around the globe were quickly transported to local front line workers. Here he tells us about what daily life at work entailed for him at the height of lockdown.