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Advancing Data Justice in the Future Generations Act

Project Lead Lina Dencik, Data Justice Lab, Cardiff University Supporting Partner(s) Future Generations Commissioner Project Summary The Future Generations Act (FGA) was…

Co-Designing a Food Delivery Platform Co-operative

Project Lead James Muldoon, University of Exeter  Supporting Partners Autonomy Think Tank  Project Summary  With over 7.5 billion food orders last year in the…

MiniCoDe – Minimise algorithmic bias in Collaborative Decision Making with Design Fiction 

Project Lead Alessio Malizia, University of Hertfordshire Christina Vasiliou, Northumbria University Co-investigators Silvio Carta, University of Hertfordshire Nanlin Jin, Northumbria University Supporting Partner(s)  Newcastle West…

Covid-19 Debt Advice 

Project Lead Adam Wyner, Swansea University  Co-investigators Richard Owen, Swansea University  Supporting Partner(s)  Patrick O’Brien, BPO Insolvency Ltd, The Speakeasy Law Centre …

Crowdsourcing Wage Pledge

Project Lead Jamie Woodcock – Open University Supporting Partner(s)  Six Silberman, IG Metall, Hannah Johnston, Independent Project Summary Crowdworking platforms such as Amazon Mechanical Turk and Prolific Academic…

Tackling Fake News via Fake People: Co-creating a toolkit to help young people recognise fake news 

Project Lead Dr Yvonne Skipper, University of Glasgow Co-investigators Dr Daniel Jolley, Northumbria University Supporting Partners Joe Reddington, eQuality Time  Project Summary Fake news reaches more…

Designing Security Infrastructures for Communities with Sensitive Data

Project Lead Vasilis Vlachokyriakos, Newcastle University Co-investigators  Rachel Clarke, Newcastle University  Supporting Partner(s)  Angelou Centre, Melissa Network, Sociality  Project Summary This project will…

Equally Digital/Digitally Equal (ED/DE)

Project Lead Joanne Armitage, University of Leeds  Co-investigators Helen Thornham, University of Leeds Chris Birchall, University of Leeds  Supporting Partner(s)  Space 2, UK ; Espacio Nixso,…

Between Digital Platforms and the Deep Sea

Social Justice implications of digital platforms on marginality in coastal south India Project Lead Yingqin Zheng Senior Lecturer, School of Management Royal…

Different Explanations

Determining the requirements for explainability for different stakeholders in Social Policy Project Lead Hugh Shanahan Department of Computer Science, Royal Holloway, University…

Opening Doors: Art and Inequality in the Platform Economy

Project Lead Harry Weeks Lecturer, Fine Art, Newcastle University Contact: Harry.Weeks@newcastle.ac.uk Co-investigator Lucas Ferguson-Sharp, Northumbria University Supporting Partner(s)  The Newbridge Project; Newcastle University…

Switch-Gig

Exploring digital opportunities to switch the gig-economy to fair and just work Project Lead Dr. Ben Kirman Lecturer in Interactive Media, Theatre,…

Co-designing a Sustainable Food Justice System with Blockchain Futures

Prototyping more-than-human values for the food commons with urban agricultural communities Project Lead Sara Heitlinger, Lecturer in Computer Science, City, University of London…

Who cares? Platform Work and Low-income home service work in the digital economy

Project Lead Dr Wifak Gueddana Teaching Fellow, Digital Economy and Society, King’s College, London Contact: wifak.houij_gueddana@kcl.ac.uk Co-investigators Dr Kendra Briken, Chancellor’s Fellow…

Just Public Algorithms

How can we democratically govern algorithms for more socially-responsible public services? Project Lead Helen Pallett Lecturer in Human Geography, School of Environmental…

Creating and Understanding CyberGuardians in Communities

Supporting approachable, available, and knowledgeable peers for better cybersecurity hygiene Project Lead Dr. James Nicholson Lecturer, Computer and Information Sciences, Northumbria University…

Smart Small Farms

Co-designing small-scale technologies to address the agricultural digital divide Project Lead Leanne Townsend  Senior Social Scientist, Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences, James…

Civic InnovatioN in CommunITY: safety, policing and trust with young people

Safety digitally co-designed by young people to tackle knife crime in London Project Lead Artemis Skarlatidou Senior Research Associate, Geography University College…

Advancing Data Justice in the Future Generations Act

Project Lead Lina Dencik, Data Justice Lab, Cardiff University Supporting Partner(s) Future Generations Commissioner Project Summary The Future Generations Act (FGA) was…