This Working Group will support research into the experiences and the social and spatial im/mobilities of children and seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic. The group will consider (1) methodologies for studying these groups; (2) concerns particular to these groups; and (3) research deliverables within and beyond academia aimed at better supporting potentially vulnerable populations in the future.
Pandemic Im/mobilities of Children and Seniors
Working Group Lead
Christine Gibb, University of Ottawa
Working Group Members
Nnenia Campbell, University of Colorado Boulder
Alice Fothergill, University of Vermont
Gabriella Meltzer, New York University
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