About Us


Migration Innovation is a website is for researchers, academics, policy makers and humanitarian/development practitioners interested in better understanding how technology, innovation and entrepreneurism can be harnessed to improve the lives or migrants of all kinds living under difficult circumstances.

The site is based on the work of Dr Benjamin Hounsell, Co-director of the Samuel Hall institute and Head of Implementation Research at Samuel Hall.

Dr Hounsell and his team work in regular partnership with universities, NGOs, multilateral organisations, private enterprise and government bodies to provide tailored research and insights on the role of technology and innovation issues of migration and forced displacement. If you are interested in collaborating, please contact us.