Vision and


To be a vibrant community of learners and sustainable partnerships – across research, policy and practice divides –generating, synthesising, sharing contextualised evidence for migrant responsive health policies in South Asia and globally.


  • To define and advance a collaborative research agenda on different aspects of mobility, displacement & health in South Asia and the UK;
  • To facilitate exchange and partnerships between scholars in Southern Asia and the UK and support collaborative research;
  • To strengthen capacities of early and mid-career researchers and professionals (practitioners, policymakers) in South Asia & UK and;
  • To advance ‘migration & health’ field by:
    • grounding migration health scholarship in Southern contexts and gendered and intersectional perspectives;
    • identifying knowledge and evidence gaps and priorities;
    • promoting ethical inter-disciplinary research;
    • facilitating dialogue between diverse sectors and stakeholders.