Recent Projects

  • Commissioned research: Addressing Root Causes of Conflict & Displacement: Taking Stock of Results and Learning. On-going (Danish Refugee Council)

  • Design, management and compilation of the Mixed Migration Review for 2020 with focus on migration and cities. To be published November 2020. (Client: Mixed Migration Centre)

  • Commissioned to conduct an assessment of the Migration Emergency Relief Fund (MERF). June 2020. (Client: START NETWORK/SCUK)

  • Conducting the Research Migration Ethiopia project researching the trends, factors and risks of unaccompanied child migration from Ethiopia through the East migration routes (Client: SAVE Italy) 2020 on-going

  • Senior technical advisory role with the multi-year Ethiopia Migration Programme consortium led by the Danish Refugee Council (Client: Danish Refugee Council / DFID)

  • Three research studies (stakeholder mapping, political economy analysis and conflict analysis) of children on the move in Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt (Client: Save the Children International / SDC)

  • Design and authorship of 2018 and 2019 Mixed Migration Review - a comprehensive analysis and annual presentation of essays, data and expert interviews of global mixed migration dynamics (Client: Mixed Migration Centre / DANIDA & SDC)

  • Advice, management and oversight of a portfolio of foundation-funded philanthropic interventions and humanitarian activities in Asia and Africa (Client: Angelina Jolie Foundation, long term on-going)

  • Commissioned briefing paper: Weak links: Challenging the climate & mixed migration paradigm in the Horn of Africa & Yemen. Feb 2020. (Client: Mixed Migration Centre)

  • Refugee and diaspora consultation in East Africa for CRRF, and across three regions in advance of the Global Refugee Forum (Client: Danish Refugee Council / UNHCR)

  • Fragility Assessment/political economy analysis of private sector investment in Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya, for the International Finance Corporation (Client: Control Risk / IFC)

  • Regional scenario analyses for the future dynamics and expectations of mixed migration in West Africa, North Africa and the Horn of Africa (Client: Mixed Migration Centre / ICMPD)

  • Commissioned Study: The new 'public enemy number one’ Comparing and contrasting the war on drugs and the emerging war on migrant smugglers (Client: Mixed Migration Centre)

  • Commissioned Briefing Paper: Everyone’s prey: Kidnapping and extortionate detention in mixed migration (Client: Mixed Migration Centre)